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Student Interview: Matthew Jauregui

Categories: Student Interviews


Matthew Jauregui attended Nimitz High School in Irving, Texas where he was a member of the National Honor Society, a National Merit Hispanic Scholar, a member of the Academic Decathlon Team, which placed at District, Regional, and State meets, and more. He is currently studying business and philosophy at the University of Nebraska. In this interview we talk about how theatre helped him open up, the importance of having your own voice as a student, and future plans that have been influenced by the Texas Leadership Forum.

Student Interview: Karyna Valencia

Categories: Student Interviews

Istation CEO Richard Collins interviews an influential student leader in the Texas Leadership Forum. Karyna Valencia went to Adamson High School in Dallas, Texas. Karyna is a member of the National Honor Society, was the chairman of the Mayor Mike Rawlings’ Leadership Academy, president of the Senior Student Council, and much more. She will be majoring in International Business at Texas A&M University. In this interview they discuss her career plans, her high school activities, and how the Texas Leadership Forum has influenced her present and future plans.