Senior Speech Illustrations: Week 24

Iya Abdulkarim, The Rubicon Editor

Below are quotes from the senior speeches delivered on Friday, March 3.


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“Just remember… pottery is cool, golf is challenging, fishing is life, and running is pure delight,” senior Anthony Dierssen-Morice said during his speech.


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“Be open to listening to yourself, have confidence, and most importantly, don’t be afraid to look weak,” senior Emerson Egly said during his speech.



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“Polarized perspectives only create gridlock within our society, and as a result, justice cannot be served,” senior Jackson Jewett said during his speech.


“Jimmy is missed, but maybe he’s in a better world where there is no poison ivy, stray tree branches, quicksand, church candles, or disparaging people there to hurt him,” senior Sophie Jaro said during her speech.