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EHS Students Selected for MCCC's Aspiration Literary/Art Competition

MercerSeveral Ewing High School students were selected as winners for Mercer County Community College's 2021 Aspiration Literary/ Art Competition. Students were encouraged to submit their work by Mrs. Megan Soltysik in their Creative Writing and English classes.

Aspirations is an annual literary/visual arts magazine published by Mercer County Community College which cultivates the talents of area high school students and allows them to share their work with the community. For over twenty-five years the college has invited local high schools to participate in a competition from which the very best in original art and writing is chosen for publication. Each spring, when Aspirations is published, the college hosts a recognition program to acknowledge the contributors and their talents.

Students may enter only three works total, some of our EHS students had all three piece selected!

List of EHS Students whose visual art was accepted:

Chantal Samuel

Madelyn Cruz

Samaria Banks

List of EHS students whose literary art was accepted:
(Number of works accepted in parenthesis)

Deandre Morgan (2)

Samaria Banks (2)

Kayla Ewell (2)

Torrance Richardson (3)

Chantal Samuel (1)

Lina Abtouche (2)

Takai Lane (1)

Takai Richardson (2)

Madeleine Marsola (3)

Madelyn Cruz (1)

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Congratulations to all of our EHS students on their selection for the Mercer County Aspirations 2021 literary visual arts magazine!