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Rose Berman: A Gifted Student on Academic Challenge, Integration, and Service

March 7, 2013

It's easy to caterwaul about the problems in U.S. education, but many young people still manage to fall in love with learning at a young age. Joining the School Reform News podcast to talk about her intellectual cultivation and desire to use it to serve others is Rose Berman, a sophomore at the University of Chicago and one of six 2013 winners of the Ralph Waldo Emerson Prize for the best high school history papers in the world. You can read her paper about the war and peace between Austria and Prussia here