22 Mar Olympic gold medalists speak to students at Desert Pines High School
On March 18, Barrick Gold Corporation brought two gold-medal Olympic rowers to Desert Pines High School, where they provided a motivational presentation to students. According to Communities in Schools (CIS), rowers Susan Francia and Esther Lofgren relayed all the hard work and determination they had to use to make it to the Olympics. CIS said, “They both spoke about the importance of setting goals and how to push through to make it happen. At the end of the presentation, students shared their goals after high school with Susan and Esther and took selfies with the rowers and their gold medals.” For more information, click here.