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Lauren Jessen

Author of 'Youth's Highest Honor' and Co-Founder of Carpe Juvenis: Seize Your Youth

Lauren Jessen is the author of <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/Youths-Highest-Honor-Congressional-Building/dp/0990733009/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top?ie=UTF8" target="_hplink">Youth's Highest Honor: Your Guide to Earning the Congressional Award and Building Life Skills</a></em> and is the co-founder of the online publication <a href="http://www.carpejuvenis.com/" target="_hplink">Carpe Juvenis: Seize Your Youth</a>. She also runs the food and film blog <a href="http://adashofcinema.com/" target="_hplink">A Dash of Cinema</a>. Lauren can usually be found eating breakfast for dinner, in the nearest bookstore, or looking for opportunities to seize her youth.