Audrey & Carolyn McCarthy
- What is your name ?
Audrey McCarthy & Carolyn McCarthy
2. What is your favourite colour ?
Audrey : Yellow
Carolyn : Green
3. What is your favourite animal ?
Audrey : Platypus
Carolyn : Cat
4. What school do you go to and what is your favorite subject ?
Audrey : St. Peters – Biology
Carolyn : St. Anne’s – Geography and Science
5. What is something that you have done that you are really proud of ?
Audrey : Recipient of the Civic Jr. Athlete of the Year in Peterborough 2018
Winner and record holder of the Canadian Under 20 Indoor Track and Field Championships (2 years in a row)
Winner of the Under 20 10k Outdoor Canadian Track and Field Championships (Race Walking is my sport)
Carolyn : I am proud that I volunteer at the Humane Society in the Cat Socialization room, this role is important because it will allow cats to become better pets
I am a member of the social justice club at school and helped with coats for kids and I volunteer with the Alzheimer’s society and have helped provide food for the less fortunate
6. What job would you like to do when you are done school ?
Audrey : I would like to be a Neo-Natal Nurse Practitioner and make it to the Olympics for Race Walking
Carolyn : I would like to be a veterinarian or marine biologist
7. What is one thing you would do to make the world a better place ?
Audrey : Reduce the use of single use plastics. Practice nursing in Developing Countries
Carolyn : I would like to find an end to poverty and hunger in our city and globally.
If I could I would like to see plastic removed from the oceans and the rehabilitation of coral reefs. I would like to be more active in the banning of single use plastics like straws and drink rings from use in our city and eventually Canada. I hope that one day I can help in these projects because I would like to see a world that we can sustain our life and the lives of other creatures that are struggling to survive.