Conor Beck is a high school junior in South Portland, Maine, and is an active political member in his community. He has helped lead an initiative to ban tobacco use in his city’s parks and beaches, and is an active member in student government. In the future, he hopes to study medicine or science.
HIGH SCHOOL FINALIST: With today’s weapons technology, danger can proliferate with much greater destructive force than our Founding Fathers could have ever anticipated. Dealing with these threats requires tremendous international cooperation.