Receiving the honor of being named valedictorian as a graduating senior is an amazing achievement, but when you’ve earned that title from academic powerhouse, Suncoast High School, it takes it to another level.
Angela Liang, 17, of Palm Beach Gardens, was that student this year.
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What would you do if you were invisible for a day?
Pull pranks on people.
If you could have dinner with anyone, who would it be?
Right now James Watson. I just found out that my dad is going to have lunch with him. I’m kinda jealous. (James Watson - co-discoverer the structure of DNA with Francis Crick in 1953.).
What event in history would you have liked to have witnessed?
It would have been really cool to watch Neil Armstrong and his crew land on the moon.
What is your favorite childhood memory?
Snorkeling in Hawaii with my family. Underwater looked just like “Finding Nemo.” Nothing has come remotely close - Hawaii was gorgeous.
Who is your hero, someone who inspires you?
My dad, he’s very passionate about what he does but in addition to that, he’s really interested in so many other topics. I really admire his attitude on life. In general he’s really good at balancing his work and enjoys life and that’s something that I try to do myself.
What’s your favorite quote?
“The ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.” - Steve Jobs
What’s playing on your iPod?
What’s on your nightstand?
“And Then There Were None” by Agatha Christie.