Amherst Regional High School students recently won a number of awards from the New England Scholastic Press Association (NESPA), housed at Boston University’s School of Communication.
Thousands of students and hundreds of newspapers from all over New England enter their annual journalism competition. This year, The Graphic won a Superior Achievement Award.
The following students won Special Achievement Awards:
- Piper Lacy for a “personality profile” on retiring custodian Stu Kinsman
- Luca LaRaja for his “review” of Lili’s Restaurant in Amherst
- Sam Brainin for a “sports story” on a Brazilian soccer duo who play for ARHS
- Lauren Phillips-Jackson for feature writing about Austism Awareness Night/programming last spring.
Students may come to see Ms. Barber-Just to pick up their awards.