Gabriel Ferris

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Gabriel Ferris lives in Maine and was born in 2001.

  • Gabriel is a member of the Student Council at his school.
  • The person who has most inspired Gabriel is pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger.
  • Gabriel would like to pursue a career in investigative reporting.

"I enjoy the excitement of unearthing stories that young adults might enjoy and will possibly benefit from."

Gabriel Ferris

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Leading by Example

Gabriel Ferris

November 22nd, 2016

During their time in the White House, the Obama family has worked hard to make the country a better place.
First Lady Michelle Obama helps a boy dig up sweet potatoes in the White House garden.

A White House Garden Harvest

Gabriel Ferris

October 21st, 2016

Michelle Obama invites kids to her final garden harvest.

Gabe at a Trump rally in Bangor, Maine

Trump Campaigns in Maine

Gabriel Ferris

October 19th, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump visits a state that allocates its electoral votes in a unique way.
Pictured: Max (Jonny Gray); Abby (Emilia McCarthy) Alvin (Jake Goodman) in Max & Shred on Nickeleodon Photo: AaronWarkov/Nickelodeon ©2014 Viacom International Inc All Rights

Max & Shred Stars Reveal the Key to Success

Gabriel Ferris

March 21st, 2016

The stars of the hit TV show talk about their lives on and offscreen.
Clockwise from top left: Kailene Isbell, Sherry Brown, John Evans, and Martha Cobb

Giving a Voice to the Young

Gabriel Ferris

March 7th, 2016

How do presidential elections affect kids? Students and teachers in Maine share their thoughts.
Scholastic News Kid Reporter Gabriel Ferris is interviewed by a TV reporter at a debate in New Hampshire.

Behind the Scenes at a Debate

Gabriel Ferris

February 8th, 2016

How do members of the press cover a presidential debate? Our Kid Reporter finds out. 

Gabe and Sonia Manzano

A Conversation With Scholastic Authors

Gabriel Ferris

December 31st, 2015

Our Kid Reporter gets insights and tips from children’s book authors.

Thomas Edison as State Inventor?

Gabriel Ferris

October 24th, 2015

A bill inspired by fourth graders would make Thomas Edison the official "state inventor" for New Jersey.
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin, a member of the Apollo 11 mission, walks on the Moon on July 20, 1969. Fellow astronaut Neil Armstrong was the first to set foot on the planet.

Generation Mars

Gabriel Ferris

September 26th, 2015

Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin shares his vision for space exploration.

Buzz and Me

Gabriel Ferris

September 25th, 2015

What is it like to interview a famous astronaut? Our Kid Reporter finds out.