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L-EHS student attends ACLU Summer Advocacy Institute
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Advocacy Institute in Washington, D.C., for rising junior and senior high school students give students the tools they need to engage in their communities on issues around civil liberties and civil rights. Participating students will receive first-hand learning experience from lawyers, lobbyists, community activists, and other experts dedicated to defending these constitutional rights. Noah Barker, a rising senior at Lugoff-Elgin High School, is joining 1,000 students -- the largest class ever -- from every state in the country for the opportunity to engage with lawyers and political activists on social justice, to build expertise and knowledge in advocacy, to participate in debates, and to develop successful media and social networking strategies, while observing policy development on Capitol Hill.

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