Manu Onteeru

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Manu Onteeru is from Virginia and was born in 2002.

  • Manu is fluent in Spanish.
  • His favorite book is The Book Thief by Markus Zusak.
  • Manu is a member of his school's debate team and a Math and Reading tutor.

“I want to be able to tell the world about what is happening now and what I think about current events.”

Manu Onteeru

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Victoria Bevard, winner of the 2016 National Congressional Debate Championships

Making Change, One Argument at a Time

Manu Onteeru

January 18th, 2017

A young debate champion credits her success to hard work, perseverance, and help from others.

Dream It, Do It

Manu Onteeru

November 22nd, 2016

Our Kid Reporter learns more about the causes that the First Lady has championed during her time at the White House.
The Democratic ticket: Clinton and Kaine

Clinton Chooses a Running Mate

Manu Onteeru

July 25th, 2016

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, the Democratic nominee for president, has chosen Virginia Senator Tim Kaine as her vice presidential running mate.
Kid Reporter Manu Onteeru at the 2016 Jefferson Awards

The 2016 Jefferson Awards

Manu Onteeru

June 28th, 2016

Our Kid Reporter covers one of the oldest awards ceremonies in the country.
Manu with Adam Savage of Discovery Channel’s Mythbusters

Exploring the 2016 White House Science Fair

Manu Onteeru

April 15th, 2016

Student exhibitors participate in President Obama’s sixth and final White House Science Fair.
Manu at a polling place in Virginia on Super Tuesday

Voicing Opinions in Virginia

Manu Onteeru

March 4th, 2016

What campaign issues matter most to the people of Virginia? Our Kid Reporter found out.

Celebrating Black History Month

Manu Onteeru

February 9th, 2016

First Lady Michelle Obama hosts dancers at the White House in honor of Black History Month.