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The Glen Echo

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Awards & Recognitions

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List of Awards and Accomplishments for The Glen Echo 2015-2016

  • Lilia Wood named New Jersey’s High School Journalist of the Year and recipient of Bernard Kilgore Memorial Scholarship, will be attending Syracuse University’s Newhouse School
  • Lilia Wood served as President of the GSSPA
  • Recognized as an SNO Distinguished Website
  • Gold Medal and All-Columbian Honors in every (x3) category from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association
  • First Class Critique with a Mark of Distinction from the National Scholastic Press Association
  • Invited and spoke at the Columbia Scholastic Press Association Convention March 16, 2016: It’s a (long) story panel
  • Quill and Scroll Awards
    • Christina Howie – National Winner, In-Depth Individual Reporting
  • CSPA Awards
    • Lilia Wood – First Place, News Feature writing
    • Anastasia Zenkevich – First Place, In-Depth/News Feature Reporting
    • Max Felsenstein – Third Place, Sports Features
    • Githmie Goonatilleke, Julie Singh, Maddy Doubet – Honorable Mentions
  • GSSPA Awards
    • Colin Morrow – First Place, Feature Writing, Division C
    • Christina Howie – First Place, In-Depth Reporting, Division C
  • School Newspapers Online Awards:
    • Site Excellence
    • Excellence in Writing
    • Continuous Coverage
    • Story Page Excellence
  • Four students featured on School Newspapers Online Best of SNO Showcase
  • Launched The Glen Echo mobile app
  • Launched a Facebook and Snapchat account
  • Collaborated with digital arts / media teacher on cross-curricular projects

List of Awards and Accomplishments for The Glen Echo 2014-2015

  • Lilia Wood named Garden State Scholastic Press Association’s Student Chapter’s President (2015-present)
  • Gold Medalist Digital News Critique (2014, 2015) from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association, with All-Columbian Honors (2015)
  • CSPA Award Winners
    • Ryan Stolz, First Place in Sports Features with his article “Living the Fantasy”
    • Kaitlin Stansel, First Place in News Features with her article “Adopting a Cause”
    • Victoria Messikian, Second Place in Personality Profile with her article “From the Mortuary to the Laboratory”
    • Beth Keefe, Certificate of Merit in Sports Features with her article “The Final Frame: A Perfect Goodbye to Glen Rock’s Bowling Star”
  • Garden State Scholastic Press Association Write-Off Second Place Winner (2014): Lilia Wood
  • First Class commendations from the National Scholastic Press Association’s News Critique (2014, 2015)
  • School Newspapers Online Awards:
    • o Site Excellence
    • o Excellence in Writing
    • o Continuous Coverage
    • o Story Page Excellence
  • Four students featured on School Newspapers Online Best of SNO Showcase (2014, 2015)