“How to”竞赛获胜者

超过2,200名青少年提交了 how to do everything 从修理厕所到与袋鼠搏斗的所有事情的文章。学生们以《纽约时报》的“ Tip ”专栏为本次比赛的灵感来源。



“How to Befriend an Introvert”: Ashley Zhang, 14, Collingwood School, West Vancouver, British Columbia

“How to Do the Worm”: Camille Gonzales, 18, Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, Houston

“How to Find Your Balance”: Chelsea Hu, 18, Phillips Academy, Andover, Mass.

“How to Make Bubble Tea”: Hanyi Zhou, 14, Chinese International School, Hong Kong

“How to Make the Perfect Sandwich”: Jackson DeNichilo, 15, Fallston High School, Fallston, Md.

“How to Wrap a Dumpling”: Jacob Wang, 16, Charterhouse School, Godalming, England

“How to Conduct a Podcast Interview”: Matthew Jeong, 17, Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, Houston

“How to Be a Kid Forever”: Raniya Chowdhury, 17, John Fraser Secondary School, Mississauga, Ontario

“How to Become Friends With a Wild Bird”: Shannon Hong, 16, Herricks High School, New Hyde Park, N.Y.

“How to Host Unexpected Guests”: Sofia Fontenot, 18, Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, Houston

“How to Make Fear Your Friend”: Zoe Brown, 14, Summit High School, Bend, Ore.


“How to Recover After Yet Another Disappointing Season by Your Favorite N.F.L. Team”: Alden Comes, 13, Briarcliff Middle School, Mountain Lakes, N.J.

“How to Tell the Ugly Truth”: Alex (Hayoung) Jung, 16, Seoul Foreign School, Seoul

“How to Remember Names”: Anahita Driver, 13, Gregory Middle School, Naperville, Ill.

“How to Find Gratitude in Everyday Life”: Andrew Coraggio, 16, Arrowhead Union High School, Hartland, Wis.

“How to Antique Shop”: Callisto Lim, 17, Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, Houston

“How to Build an Optimal Environment for Your Fish”: Chasity Rolon, 16, Deer Park High School, New York, N.Y.

“How to Snowball Attack Your Sister”: Harper Mooney, 14, Marblehead High School, Marblehead, Mass.

“How to Achieve Inner Peace by Washing Your Dishes”: Jackson Cooke, 18, Briarwood Christian High School, Birmingham, Ala.

“How to Spot Counterfeit Currency”: Kaylie Milton, 17, West High School, Iowa City, Iowa

“How to Pee On a Hike”: Lauren Acker, 17, Lakeside High School, DeKalb County, Ga.

“How to Mimic an Accent”: Michael Noh, 14, Korea International School Pangyo Campus, Seongnam, South Korea

“How to Speak Like a British Person”: Owen Wilde, 16, Maynard High School, Maynard, Mass.

“How to Ask a Teacher for Help”: Sarah Harris, 15, Boothbay Region High School, Boothbay Harbor, Maine

“How to Spin Pens”: Siddharth S., 16, Peepal Prodigy School Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

“How to Make Kids Excited About History”: Vivian Wenan Chang, 17, BASIS Chandler, Chandler, Ariz.

“How to Ride a Roller Coaster Without Fear”: Wang Ziyun, 16, Raffles Girls’ School, Singapore

“How to Make a Three-Point Shot”: Will Peña, 17, Academy at the Lakes, Land O’ Lakes, Fla.

“How to Play Darts”: Xizhe Yang, 15, Shanghai High School International Division, Shanghai

Honorable Mentions

“How to Survive Middle School Hallways”: Alice Liang, 13, Islander Middle School, Mercer Island, Wash.

“How to Learn a New Language”: Andrew Chen, 14, International School of Beijing, Beijing

“How to Let Go of Someone”: Ariel Ting, 16, Taipei American School, Taipei, Taiwan

“How to Cope With Your Anxiety”: Ava Cho, 18, Daegu International School, Daegu, South Korea

“How to Live Openly As a Lesbian”: Ayco Phlypo, 17, Atheneum Gentbrugge, Ghent, Belgium

“How to Make Homemade Pasta”: Bella DiBernardo, 16, Alta Vista Middle College, Santa Barbara, Calif.

“How to Prepare for Running a Marathon”: Brett Barker, 17, Arrowhead Union High School, Hartland, Wis.

“Keep the Sandman at Bay”: Bryant, 18, Bandung Independent School, Bandung, Indonesia

“How to Fix a Toilet!”: Carla Lopez, 16, Jose Marti STEM Academy, Union City, N.J.

“How to Order at a Specialty Coffee Shop”: Cassandra Garcia, 16, home school, Portland, Texas

“How to Trip Gracefully”: Eileen Kim, 15, Urbana High School, Ijamsville, Md.

“How to Drive Your Siblings Mad”: Elaine Kim, 15, West Ranch High School, Stevenson Ranch, Calif.

“Being Objective”: James Yi, 17, Orange County School of the Arts, Santa Ana, Calif.

“How to Accept Failure”: Jamie Park, 16, Yongsan International School of Seoul, Seoul

“How to Cope With a Panic Attack”: Jason Kim, 15, Georgetown Preparatory School, North Bethesda, Md.

“How to Escape a Night Market”: Joyce Chang, 16, Stella Matutina Girls’ High School, Taichung City, Taiwan

“How to Overcome Assault: A Survivor’s Guide on Trauma-Related Shame”: Juliana Segal, 17, The Montessori School of Raleigh Upper School, Raleigh, N.C.

“How to Play Out of Tune On the Flute”: Kavya Muralidhar, 13, Islander Middle School, Mercer Island, Wash.

“How to Write a Poem”: Lareina Yuan, 14, YK Pao School, Shanghai

“How to Make Tanghulu”: Lehan Gu, 15, Northwood High School, Irvine, Calif.

“How to Be When Meeting New People”: MaryEden Rall, 13, Montgomery Catholic Preparatory School, Montgomery, Ala.

“How to Make the Perfect Playlist”: Rachel Wieland, 17, Arrowhead Union High School, Hartland, Wis.

“How to Talk to Your Crush Without Sounding Like a Talking Potato”: Roxanne Wu, 16, International School of Beijing, Beijing

“How to Help a Child With Autism”: Sarah Zeng, 15, Victoria Park Collegiate Institute, Toronto

“How to Deal With Nerves”: Sasha Luhur, 14, Northwood School, Lake Placid, N.Y.

“How to Watch Clouds”: Shio Kim, 14, North London Collegiate School Jeju, Seogwipo, South Korea

“How to Discuss Controversial Issues With Parents”: Siyao Feng, 18, Linden Hall School for Girls, Lititz, Pa.

“How to Write a Song”: Sophia Kim, 15, Chadwick International School, Incheon, South Korea

“How to Write a Song”: Stephanie Ma, 16, The Webb Schools, Claremont, Calif.

“How to Be a Good Dukjil-er”: Suevean (Evelyn) Chin, Asia Pacific International School, Seoul

“How to Win an Argument”: Suri Boryang Kim, PTGMS, South Korea

“How to Tie a Shoe”: Vivian Olivera, 17, Academy at the Lakes, Land O’ Lakes, Fla.

“Grilling Pork Belly For the Best Flavor”: Yoonseo Cho, 17, Portola High School, Irvine, Calif.