Daily Sketch - Day 3 (8/13): Climbing Hills, Reaching New Summits

IYLA 2014 in front of the U.S. Capitol.
Absent for a day, the sun came back to keep the IYLA nice and warm as we traveled to Capitol Hill.

Our first stop was the Supreme Court of the United States. Our young delegates explored the ground floor of the heart of the U.S. judicial system. Current justices smiled from gold-framed portraits lining a tall marbled hallway. After posing for a few pictures and admiring the architecture and history, participants continued on for a tour of the Capitol building itself.

Described as a “working museum”, the Capitol shares a wealth of the young nation’s artifacts. Our faces were turned in every direction. America’s most well-k