Luri Chen Zhing
Mission High School, San Francisco
Luri understands the difficulties faced by immigrant students at Mission High School.
Motivated by a strong commitment to social responsibility, a passion to improve her community, and a desire to increase intercultural understanding, Luri serves as a tri-lingual mentor and co-president of the United Nations Club at Mission High School, where she helps to ease the process for other recent newcomers to the United States.
Luri wishes to become a nurse, so she can provide health care to those in need both in the United States and in less fortunate countries. Luri has received the Ikuya T Kurita, MD Award.