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Jenny Marcinkowski Dominates: Senior Wins Debate Award and Essay Contest

Senior Jenny Marcinkowski Wins Debate Award and Essay Contest

Noelia Moore, Editor-in-Chief

January 22, 2020

With college quickly approaching for the upperclassmen at Becton, Senior Jenny Marcinkowski has been making sure to dominate her extracurriculars this month. The senior recently won the VFW Voice of Democracy Essay Contest, as well as the award for Best Judge at the Debate Team’s meet in Becton on...

Seniors Demian, Christiano & Cabezas win Voice of Democracy Essay Competition

The essay winners are enrolled in Mrs. Lonergan's public speaking class.

Savannah Moorman and Fabiola Gonzalez

November 17, 2017

English Instructor Mrs. Lonergan has continued the tradition of overseeing the Voice of Democracy Essay Competition in her public speaking class. The annual contest, which began in 1947,  is sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW). The Voice of Democracy Program has been the VFW’s premier...

VFW scholarships awarded to Giraldo, Carella & Hoti

The scholarship winners were awarded $100, $75 and $50.

Aneta Ostasz, Staff Writer

March 8, 2016

This year’s winners of the VFW annual scholarship contest are Carlstadt residents Stephanie Giraldo, Allison Carella and Adis Hoti. The VFW, Veterans of Foreign Wars, holds an annual scholarship contest where students submit audio-essays, and the corporation awards two million dollars in scholarships...

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