Posts by Mary Nagy-Benson

Final Blogpost

During this year with the course What’s the Story, I have grown as a student and a citizen of Vermont....

March Retreat

What’s the Story is a course about social action in Vermont that you can take and get high school credit....

#8 Overnight 2 Reflection

#8 Overnight 2 Reflection

The learning I am doing in What’s the Story includes skills that I will use for my entire life. Through...

#7 Overnight 1 Reflection

#7 Overnight 1 Reflection

During this overnight, I definitely feel more connected to the people in What’s the Story. I came into this overnight...

#6 Seeking Common Ground

#6 Seeking Common Ground

Environment Climate Change Climate Change Education Food industry Humans effect on environment Mental Health LGBTQ Racism Refugees in Vermont Equality...

#5 Another Brain Map! Climate Education in Schools

#5 Another Brain Map! Climate Education in Schools

#4 Mind Map: Food industry in Vermont

#4 Mind Map: Food industry in Vermont

#3 Interview For Information

#3 Interview For Information

My first interview was with my mom, Gwen, an active member on the Weybridge Energy Committee, and an advocate for...

#2 Climate Change, Educate!

Climate change is the biggest issue that this generation facing in my opinion. This is an incredibly relevant issue and...

#1 Here to Make a Difference

#1 Here to Make a Difference

My name is Mary Nagy-Benson and I am a junior at Middlebury Union High School. I am here because I...