2017 Minerva Campbell Literary Contest Winners

MINERVA CAMPBELL LITERARY CONTEST 2017 WINNERS

Winners of 2017 Minerva Campbell Literary Contest

The Minerva Campbell Awards are presented to students exhibiting literary ability. This annual prose and poetry competition is conducted for Middle School and Senior High School students attending Rush-Henrietta Central Schools and students who reside in Henrietta and attend school elsewhere. The Henrietta Public Library Board of Trustees, which sponsors the contest in honor of its first president, appoints a committee of judges to select the winners within each division.

We are pleased to announce the 2017 winners:  Maria Morcos, Emily Lang, Avionna Fitzhugh, Anjali Shiyamsaran, Karen Sun, Ethan Richardson, Zoe’Aire Parker, Sunahra Tanvir, Kathryn Arbegast, Arianna McKnight, Mia Tuttle, Narm Nathan, and Savannah Swinter.

 

Winners of 2017 Minerva Campbell Literary Contest – Left to Right: Anjali Shiyamsaran, Ethan Richardson, Kathryn Arbegast, Arianna McKnight, Savannah Swinter, and Narm Nathan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017 Minerva Campbell Literary Contest Winners

 Senior Division

Rush-Henrietta Senior High School

Prose

First Place…………………RH9 “Who Am I?” by Maria Morcos

Second Place…………….RH4 “Fairy Drops” by Emily Lang

Third Place………………..RH1 “What A Story Means to Me” by Avionna Fitzhugh

Poetry

First Place…………………RH5 “Imaginary Friend” by Anjali Shiyamsaran

Second Place…………….L1 “Home” by Karen Sun

Junior Division

Roth Middle School

Prose

First Place…………………    R9 “Winston Roberts and the Case of the Missing Kid” by Ethan Richardson

Second Place…………….R11 “Me and Him” by Zoe’Aire Parker

Third Place………………..R6 “The Starlit Forest” by Sunahra Tanvir

Honorable Mention…..R20 “The Maze” by Kathryn Arbegast

Poetry

First Place………………….R2 “The Wave…What a Rush” by Arianna McKnight

Second Place……………..R15 “The Nisei” by Mia Tuttle

 Burger Middle School

Prose

First Place………………….B1 “Colchester Avenue” by Narm Nathan

Poetry

First Place………………….L3 “Annebelle The Fairy” by Savannah Swinter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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