Sara Typrin is a senior at Woodside High School in California. She is passionate about climate and environmental issues and helped lead an environmental literacy initiative in her school district. Sara loves to learn about everything from neuroscience to environmental policy, and she hopes to continue her efforts to improve the planet in college. She likes to read, paint, and spend time with friends and family in her spare time.
The NSHSS Foundation encourages environmental stewardship among high school students globally through the Foundation Earth Day Award. Students submit their environmental project they are working on currently, and provide details on the impact of the project in their communities and how it will impact the future.