Luna Ly

UNIVERSITY OF DENVER
Class of 2017

  • Luna was elected Student Body president of her high school, was on the Adams County Youth Council, and started a holiday gift program for local families in need.
  • Though her high school gives little emphasis on debate, Luna was passionate about it and qualified for the state competition due to her drive and hard work.
  • She interned for both Kaiser Permanente, a community health program, and for a food sustainability program through GreenLeaf.
  • Attributes her mother, who supports five children on a nail technician’s salary, with helping her to see value in giving back to her family by earning her education.