2015 World Citizen Essay Contest

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Grades 3-5: 

Zara Rupp, McDonald International School, The Water Crisis

Jeenah Gwak, Somerset Elementary, Tension Between Christianity and Islam in Nigeria

Katie Li Chaleunphonh, Bryant Elementary, Tanzania’s Water Source

Grades 6-8:

Ruby Whorton, Madison Middle School, Disappearance to ISIS

India Unwin, Mercer International Middle School, Hong Kong’s Rising Tension

Janet Lu, Odle Middle School, Guatemalan Coffee and Fair Trade

Grades 9-12:

Katie Wade, Homeschool, The Effects of Boycotting Chocolate: Good or Bad for Child Laborers in Cote d’Ivoire?

Sonia Murthy, STEM High School, The Prologue: Understanding Religion in Our World

Elias Nelson, Secondary Academy for Success, Destruction of Archaeological Sites in Iraq