Choosing a career path led a student to question the ability to practice her religion.
Playing the cello in high school orchestra gave a student confidence in music and in life.
Performing in commemoration ceremonies caused an idealistic trumpet player to rethink her political beliefs.
Conscientious objectors, though they don't fight in battle, deserve as much recognition as soldiers in combat.
A beloved pet took his family on a tumultuous ride for more than two decades.