As I’ve grown up, I’ve come to realize how important it is for me to share my own thoughts and opinions and use my voice. To me, this project was seen as something more than just your average research project because I was given the freedom to choose a topic that I cared about.
I got a very bad concussion at one point in my life, causing me to struggle with daily activities for a long time. Due to this, I am very passionate about concussions and the seriousness of them. I took this project as an opportunity to use my voice and inform others on how serious concussions are.
Emily Kent is a student at Windham High School where she created this podcast.