Nobel Prize Awards

Film students make documentary with Nobel Peace Prize participant in Chicago

Film students make documentary with Nobel Peace Prize participant in Chicago

Canyon Crest Academy film students Melanie An and Timothy Zhang made a special trip to Chicago, Ill., to shoot a documentary. The project focused on the topic of space and Dr. Chirinjeev Kathuria, chairman of New Generation Power and a 2017 Nobel Peace Prize participant. He was the founding director of MirCorp, the world’s first commercial enterprise to privately launch and fund manned space programs-- putting the first civilian into space.

Kathuria describes himself as a serial entrepreneur and social innovator, especially with the millennials. He has been a featured speaker for multiple Ted Talks across the country and is a firm believer that today’s youth will be tomorrow’s...

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