Emma Jackson, a student at Fort Zumwalt East High, has been selected to represent St. Peters as a National Youth Delegate at the 2018 Washington Youth Summit on the Environment at George Mason University, held from June 24-29.
Jackson joins a select group of 300 student leaders from across the country at the prestigious conference where they will participate in an intensive, week-long study of leadership in environmental science and conservation.
Jackson was chosen based on academic accomplishments and a demonstrated interest and excellence in leadership in the sciences and conservation studies.
George Mason University, along with partners National Geographic and the National Zoo, are excited to welcome the nation’s young scholars to Washington, D.C. With distinguished faculty, guest speakers and direct access to elite D.C. practitioners, the Washington Youth Summit on the Environment offers aspiring environmentalists and student leaders an unparalleled experience.
The Summit encourages and inspires young leaders who desire a unique experience focused on successful careers in this dynamic industry. For more information, contact Richard Friesner at (703) 993-5010 or firstname.lastname@example.org