Meet 24 Amazing High School Graduates
Business Insider has compiled a list of 24 of the country's most impressive high school graduates of 2014. Their accomplishments and drive are truly amazing and inspiring.
Some highlights of the list, which was put together from reader nominations and newspaper accounts, include:
1. A Illinois student becomes the youngest member of an Olympic team.
2. A West Virgina student is the youngest member elected to the state Legislature.
3. A California student finds a new drug to treat Influenza.
4. A Colorado student builds affordable prosthetic limbs.
5. A New York student who survived cancer is working to find a cure for it.