Johanna Eichler is a 16-year-old teen journalist living in Hamburg, Germany. Besides journalism, she also enjoys singing in a choir and acting. She is passionate about history and hopes to combine it with journalism in the future.
Mukta Dharmapurikar is a 12th grader from Durham, North Carolina. She is a national competitor in Speech and Debate, captain of her varsity tennis team, and founder of the STEM education nonprofit Ever Curious. She’s interested in global health, neuroscience, economics, and international relations and is passionate about education.
Aaron Ming Meyer is a teen journalist from Hamburg. He enjoys writing occasionally, but his great passion is for science and mathematics. He participated in the BEST journalism program, which gave him the opportunity to work with like-minded teens and get a taste for being a journalist.