Aala Basheir and Rebecca Michaeli

Aala Basheir is a sophomore. Her favorite subjects are math and science. She’s a black belt in Tae Kwon Do, enjoys spending time with her friends, and volunteering at the University of Iowa hospital.  

Rebecca Michaeli is a sophomore. Her favorite subjects are English and history. She enjoys playing piano, competing in show choir, and spending time with her labradoodle, Quincy.  

Graphic artist Erin Liebig is a sophomore in high school. Her favorite subject is history. She enjoys writing, making art, and loves to spend time with her friends.  

This story was originally published in The Little Hawk newspaper of Iowa City High School. It has been modified for The Doctor Weighs In audience. Aala and Rebecca would like to thank the editorial staff of The Little Hawk for their assistance.