Patrick Basler is a sophomore at Calvert Hall College High School. This is his first year at Teen Perspective, where he writes stories that relate to teenagers on a national and local level.
At Calvert Hall, Patrick writes for the school newspaper, The Hall and volunteers in the community. He plays bass and is an avid music listener. He is a big fan of the Baltimore Ravens and of the soccer club Manchester City.
Patrick sees journalism as a way to use the power of writing to inform the public and shed light on important issues.