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Thursday, March 30, 2017

Wakefield sweeps the Visual Arts category in the 20th Annual Vince Kaspar Awards for Excellence in the Arts! We received a whopping 6 out of the 8 awards given in the arts:

Wakefield Sweeps Awards for Excellence in the Arts

We received a whopping 6 out of the 8 awards  given in the Arts:Ciera Johnson - 1st place (and the winner of $250!) for her photo, "Babar"; Rafael Lopez - 3rd place (and the winner of $100!) for his photo, "Broken"; Yessenia Hernandez-Naranjo-Honorable Mention - photo, "Sticks and Stones"; Ingrid Jacobsen-Honorable Mention - photo, "Early Morning Frost"; Karolina Lajch- Honorable Mention - photo, "Ophelia"; Jeremiah Severn- Honorable Mention - photo, "Flag and Battleships".  The Vince Kaspar Awards are sponsored every year by the Vietnam Veterans of America's 227 Chapter and the Memorial Day Writer's project.  Though Wakefield has participated every year, this is the first time we received so many awards.  A big congratulations goes out to these young artists!  View the artwork here.

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