The Albany Academy
Parents: Ying Shi and Wen Li
College or other plans: Cornell University
After college: Undecided
What has been the hardest part of the last year of school, and The most rewarding: One and the same — applying to college
What have you learned about yourself during the pandemic/ How have you changed: I’ve learned that I am much closer to my friends and family than I thought, and they are important for my well-being. I would like to think I’ve become more organized and neater as I’ve spent more time at home.
What is the memory of high school you will never forget: My favorite memory of high school is sitting in calls with my friends at 3 a.m.
What will you miss most about high school: I’m going to miss my friends very much.
What’s in your music player: “Perfect Places” by Lorde
Favorite book or author: “Born to Run” by Christopher McDougall
Best part about graduating: I’m moving on to the next big thing in life
Who or what inspires you: My friends and family inspire me