Little Green Newspaper Wins Four Regional Awards

Post date: May 15, 2017 12:34:36 PM

The Little Green Newspaper, Central's forum for student expression, visited the 69th Annual New England Scholastic Press Association Conference at Boston University on Friday, May 5, 2017, and was honored with 4 awards. Schools came from all across New England to learn the latest trends and share ideas in school journalism and to compete in the All-New England awards to recognize outstanding publications and individual performances. The Little Green was awarded Class I 2nd Place overall in the All-New England Printed Newspaper category, along with Highest Achievement for Class I, which is for schools with over 1,000 students. This is the second year in a row the Little Green has achieved second place overall in that category. Individuals were also recognized, including Aidan Ryan who was awarded Special Achievement for News Page Design for his layout of the Election 2017 article and Lily O'Connell who was awarded the Journalism award for Special Contest on Localizing for her article "The Central 'Stache."