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Ruben Lemus
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Born in Mexico, Ruben Gaytan Lemus resides in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania and attends Kennett High School. With a 3.81 GPA, he is an AP Scholar, the recipient of the Inquirer Student Citizenship Award, the Latino Excellence Award from the 2nd PA Summit on Education, and Citations of Commendation from PA Senator Pileggi and the Chester County Board of Commissioners. After participating in the Princeton University Summer Journalism Program, Ruben returned to revitalize his own school newspaper, serving as Editor-in-Chief and incorporating a Latino section and bilingual component. For Ruben, journalism offers the opportunity to explore the world, witness history, and potentially shape social change. He will major in Political Science or International Studies at Yale University.

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