Valedictorian, Hollidaysburg Area Senior High School
Joel Schocker is a recent graduate from Hollidaysburg Area Senior High School in Pennsylvania. Next year, he’ll be attending Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. During high school, he competed on his school’s hockey team and scholastic quiz team and worked with the Key Club, Spanish Club, and National Honors Society. Outside of school, he enjoys practicing piano, playing video games with his friends, and reading techno-thrillers, crime fiction, and spy fiction. Although unsure of future vocational plans, Joel plans to study math, but he is also interested in economics, political science, and computer science.