School: Capital High School
Hometown: Portland, Ore.
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Parents: Bill and Terra Hegge
Best personal achievement: My grades
How I spend my time: Soccer, school, going to youth group, and playing with my dog
Favorite subject: History
Favorite movie: “Star Trek”
Favorite book: “Cheaper by the Dozen” by Frank B. Gilbreth and Ernestine Gilbreth Carey
Dream job: Archeologist
Someone I respect: My grandfather
College Id like to attend: The University of Washington
Someone famous I’d like to meet: Neil Armstrong
Someday, looking back on my life I’d like to be able to say ... : That I made a difference.
Biggest challenge facing teenagers today: Apathy
Staff comment: “Rebecca is a delightful student and individual. She is engaged, bright and well-read. She brings a lively curiosity and mirth to class and other campus activities. Her classmates recognize her as a considerate and sensitive individual. I particularly admire the fact that she is respectful while keeping her own mind and integrity. She is a most refreshing, joyful member of our school.” Bruce Newman, junior high history and girls basketball coach, Evergreen Christian School