Road to Perseverance Newsletter

Joe Cibulka


Perseverance is a continued effort to achieve despite difficulties, failures, and opposition. Many people faced adversity and persevered through it.

Eleanor Roosevelt- Description

Many people know Eleanor Roosevelt as a american icon. Today, people still don't know what Eleanor really faced, depression. The definition for depression is feelings of severe despondency and dejection. This mainly happened when she was a child. People called her the unattractive one the day after she was born. Later, after she learned that her spouse got polio, she became eyes and ears for Franklin.

Winston Churchill- Sequencing

When Winston Churchill was young he was a trouble maker. Then later in his life, he decided to join the British in World War One. Next, He became prime minister of British rule. Then, Churchill was force out of office for many reasons. One reason is that he had a sever stroke. It nearly killed him. Lastly, Churchill was voted by the British Government to come back to office when World War Two started. A couple of years later, Winston Churchill died.

Lauren Hill- Cause and Effect

As people may know who Lauren Hill is. Lauren had a sever brain tumor (all over here brain) that will give Lauren a short while to live. Be fore Lauren knew she had a brain tumor, Lauren called the coach from Mt. St. Josephs to tell him that she is going to play basketball there. Playing her first basketball game in collage, she made her first basket in women's collage basketball. She fought and fought through her adversity (cancer), but now weeks ago today #22 died from DIPG.
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As in every paper there should be a conclusion. We can overcome adversity from people long time ago. As Jackie Robinson once said "Life is not a spectator sport. If you're going to spend your whole life in the grandstand just watching what goes on, in my opinion you're wasting your life."