Two Sophomore Students Selected for Regional Youth Leadership Program


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Congratulations to sophomores Luke Grothaus and Joe Whelan for being selected to represent Newport Central Catholic in the 2017-2018 Regional Youth Leadership Program (RYL).  In the Fall they will join other high school juniors from throughout the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky area.  Luke and Joe were among 120 applicants in which 45 students were selected.  During this eight month program students will explore complex issues and challenges while visiting civic organizations and interacting with regional business leaders and government officials. 

Regional Youth Leadership provides participants the opportunity for intellectual, creative, social and personal growth. 

Luke is the son of Patty and Jim Grothaus of St. Therese Parish.

Joe is the son of Christine and Mike Whelan of St. Joseph Parish.