Press Releases

Press Releases

Just Released
November 23, 2021

High School Senior Jiya Patil Wins 2024 National Conscience Month Scholarship Essay Contest

In her award-winning entry, Ms. Patil, a senior at the Foothill High School in Pleasanton, California, writes about how she overcame persistent emotional challenges to finally use the Conscience to determine her thoughts, words and deeds: “My mind races to more examples of how we exploit opportunities to help ourselves, ignoring how it may affect others: cheating on tests to keep up with the class, deforesting trees to expand agriculture, overfishing to maintain eating habits, etc . . . I hope to let my Conscience guide me away from engaging with this tragedy. By choosing not to feed into it, I might ensure […]

2021-11-24T10:47:44-05:00November 24th, 2021|

Share to Social Media

Go to Top