Student of the Wee: Luke Olson, GJHS senior
After-school activities: Friends, lacrosse, music.
Favorite book: “The Jester” by James Patterson.
Favorite TV shows: “Family Guy” and “South Park.”
Favorite musician or band: Andre Nickatina, Bassnectar.
Personal hero and why: My friends and family who make my life so fulfilling.
Parents: Pam and Paul Olson.
Preferred college: Colorado School of Mines, Barrett Honors College at Arizona State University or the University of Colorado.
Preferred career: Engineering.
Greatest achievement so far: Balancing school, friends, athletics and family without having to sacrifice one for the other.
What you would like your next greatest achievement to be: Graduate college in high academic standing with no past regrets.
Q: What has been your favorite class in high school so far?
A: Humanities. I went in knowing absolutely nothing about the subject and learned more in a semester than I have in any other class I have ever taken.
Q: What do you do for fun when you’re not in school?
A: Chill with my homies, play lacrosse, snowboard, creep on Facebook.
Q: What will you miss most about your high school after graduation?
A: Easy classes, dances, football games.
Q: What’s the best advice a parent, teacher or coach ever gave you?
A: Every time you feel like giving up, picture your opponent doing the exact same thing at practice, and push harder than them.
Q: What would you like to do after college?
A: Land a decent job in the engineering field and spend the rest of my life in a place I want to be with the people I love.
Q: If you could spend this summer anywhere, where would you go?
A: Europe, The home of my ancestors and my beloved sea bass.