GR student wins stock market essay contest
When Green River High School student Alan Halverson signed up for an investment class, he had no idea a paper he would write in that class would lead to a state award.
Halverson recently found out he was named the winner of the 2014 Wyoming InvestWrite Fall Essay Contest.
About 16 to 20 students, Halverson included, were in Mickey Kleinman’s investments class. Halverson said he had tried to get into the class a couple of times, but it was full so he had to wait until his senior year to get it.
“I have a little bit of interest in business,” he said. “This class was one of the few the...