My mother is important to me.
She loved me the most.
Remembering her
is my meditation,
a quiet place
where I can let it out.

I am important to my family.
They love and care for me.
I do things for them,
with all of my love.
Sensitive feelings.
Stay calm and let it out.

by Mark Z.

Mark is one of the original Noorthoek Academy students to receive an honorary degree from Grand Rapids Community College. He loves the people at Noorthoek Academy and especially likes learning about different cultures. Mark enjoys sewing hats, riding bikes, cooking, and reading. He is a fan of the University of Michigan Wolverines and Notre Dame. Mark excels at his job in Grand Rapids working as a Senior Janitor. He is proud to be a great uncle and hopes to continue learning sign language. Mark says that one thing that makes him unique is his handsome looks.

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