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Hi! My name is Nelya. I’m seventeen years old and I am a student at Benjamin Cardoza High School in Queens. I was born in Moldova, Russia and immigrated to America at the age of eight. I now I live in Queens. I’m interested in art because it let’s me express myself. I also like it because it is limitless, anything can be considered art. I also love driving because it makes me feel like I’m in control and it relaxes me. I’m interested in Youth Insights because the program could help me acquire knowledge and many skills. I t will prepare me for future obstacles in life. Since I have a lot of respect for seniors, I think I might like working with them. I definitely think I can learn from them. I feel the same about younger people. I love kids.