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Devin Dwyer

Hometown: 
Northport, New York
School: 
Northport Middle School
Age: 
13
Grade: 
8
What is your favorite subject in school?: 
Earth Science and English
What kind of extra-curricular activities or hobbies do you enjoy participating in?: 
Junior National Honor Society, Boy Scouts (Life Scout --working on Eagle), Irish Dancing, Swimming, Sailing, Soccer, Tennis, Film & Video, Choraliers (school select chorus), Recent School Plays, SHARE (which is a program for student to student counseling), and Youth Court.
What career do you want to pursue and why?: 
Director of Film & Video because in my spare time i love making videos and I love showing them to my family after I'm done with them. I especially like making videos about science and nature because it helps people understand science concepts and the world around them.
Why did you enter in the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge?: 
I really enjoy making videos about science because they're very challenging and they encourage me to learn and discover new things as I make them. I have been participating in many science fairs since kindergarten and it has been a lot of fun learning about different science concepts.
What do you enjoy most about science?: 
What fascinates me the most about science is that its not just a school subject, its involved in every part of our lives-- from what were made of, to how we think, to how we relate to the universe.
Anything else you'd like to tell us about yourself?: 
I can't think of anything more but if you come up with any questions for me, you can contact me.
State: 
New York

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