Taryn Murphy '23 to Participate in American Legion Summer Opportunity
Michelle H. Daino
Joanne Cadigan-Peters, Social Studies Department Chairperson, reported that Taryn Murphy '23 was selected to participate in the American Legion Auxiliary Girls State that will take place the week of June 19th at Georgian Court University.
Mrs. Cadigan-Peters said, "Taryn was selected for this program based on her academic achievements, leadership, and extra-curricular activities. She will participate in a Mock New Jersey State Government and Election simulation. She is the current President of the Mount's chapter of Junior State of America and a former Advanced Placement Government and Politics student. Taryn is taking Advanced Placement United States History in the Social Studies Department this year.”
“I am so excited to participate in a program where I can meet other girls from all over the state who are interested in government, politics, and policy,” said Taryn. “I look forward to all of the amazing opportunities this program has to offer.”