BHS sophomore prepares for ‘adventure’ backpacking China’s Great Wall

Editor’s Note: This article is part of staff writer Molly Yerger’s series on Bearden students summer activities. Paying attention in foreign language classes really does pay off sometimes. Bearden sophomore Jake Grayson is beginning preparations for an extremely adventurous summer. After taking the Mandarin Chinese class offered at Bearden, the current sophomore class president has slowly become more and more interested in the Chinese language and culture.