YLS Civics Essay and Poster Contest

We are pleased to announce the Winners of the 2016 YLS Civics Poster & Essay Contest!

Essays

1st Place:  Guiliana M. Mertz, Schalmont High School
2nd Place:  Alesha Louise Heacock, Fonda-Fultonville High School
3rd Place:  Ronnie Holmes, Syracuse Academy of Science Charter School

Posters

1st Place:  John Sullivan, Somers High School
2nd Place:  Robert Weihrich II, Simon Kellrs, and Esther Jewett, Cohoes High School
3rd Place:  Khadijan Blackshear, Thomas R. Proctor High School


Past Winners, 2014:

ESSAYS

1st Place: Christine Ma, Liverpool High School
2nd Place: Matt Foster, Sullivan West High School
3rd Place: Catherine Mattis, Liverpool High School

POSTERS

1st Place: Kelsey Durkin, Academy of Our Lady of Good Counsel High School
2nd Place: Lauren Oh, Hazel Diaz, Kristina Lovrien & Rebecca Hunt, Indian River High School
3rd Place: Keeley Paull, Lansingburgh High School