North Student Wins Coveted Journalism Award

North Student Wins Coveted Journalism Award photo
Valley Stream North High School student journalist Elia Lamprea-Vargas received a prestigious Quill Award at Adelphi University Student Press Day. She was honored in the category of Best Online Writing for her article “Rock Concerts: Why Go?” Her piece is published in the entertainment section of the high school’s online publication, North Star. Eleven student journalists along with their advisors attended the all-day conference at Adelphi where they had the opportunity to learn about issues facing today’s journalists and to meet with student journalist attending schools throughout Long Island.