June 5, 2013 4:48 PM

Advocating in D.C.

Forty-two Trinity Episcopal School eighth-graders and some staff members traveled to Washington, D.C., last month. As part of their seminar class, students had to choose a social justice issue to research; during the trip they lobbied senators, organizations and representatives on issues of gun safety, homelessness, immigration, clean energy and clean water.

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