Every year, up to 12 juniors are chosen for the honor of going on the David M. Abshire Civic Leadership trip. The selected students will travel to Washington, D.C. in June to participate in activities based on core ideas of national leadership, ethics, entrepreneurship, and service. The trip is in partnership with the Center for the Study of the Presidency, of which Dr. David Abshire ‘44 was CEO.
The selected juniors are Defne Bozbey, Ridley Browder, Morgan Burnette, Julia Hartman, Lea Hunter, Leah Kessler, Kate King, Saad Mohammad, Maddy Toledano, Kennedy Watson, Caroline Webb, and Nathan Webb. These students will be privy to experiencing the nation’s capital and benefitting from seminars and meetings that will foster leadership and public service skills.