Cobin Szymanski is a Freshmen at Saint Michael- Albertville High School. He is a voracious reader and enjoys 17th and 18th-century literature especially Charles Dickens. He is a member of the Debate and Speech teams and in speech, won his conference as an eighth-grader. He is a vociferous environmentalist and pro-science advocate who enjoys hiking and traveling. He is a volunteer at his local library and loves to help people. He received commendation for taking 14th place at his State Geography Bee. He is an honor roll student and a member of the student council. He enjoys his daily briefing of politics and world news along with partaking in political discussions. He enjoys reading political philosophy books and has recently finished The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli. He currently resides in Minnesota and wishes to pursue a degree in Theoretical or Astrophysics.