Sewanhaka Students Succeed At Oratorical Contest

oratorical contest 2015Sewanhaka High School juniors Shafaq Khan (left) and Alena Varghese participated in the 2015-16 American Legion Oratorical Contest.

The girls each created and memorized a 10-minute speech on Constitutional principles for the competition. They did a great job and have advanced to the second round, which will be held at Elmont American Legion Post 1033.

For more information about the Nassau County American Legion Oratorical competition contact Eric Spinner at 516-369-5313.

Christy Hinko
Christy Hinko is a managing editor at Anton Media Group. She is a New York Press Association (NYPA) and Press Club of Long Island (PCLI) award-winning writer and photographer.

Leave a Reply

Discover

Sponsor

Latest

Long Island Music & Entertainment Hall Of Fame Opens To Public

The Long Island Music & Entertainment Hall of Fame (LIMEHOF) recently announced the grand opening of the organization’s first physical facility and Long Island’s...

How Can We Save The Bees?

Did you know there are more than 20,000 bee species in the world? Of those bees, 450 are native to New York State, and...

Historic Marker Program to Commemorate Revolutionary America

In celebration of the 250th anniversary of the United States, the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) and William G. Pomeroy Foundation...

Chris Levi Receives Purple Heart Medal

On Saturday, Dec. 3, at the North Shore Historical Museum in Glen Cove, Congressman Tom Suozzi presented the historic and prestigious Purple Heart to...

Lucius: Dancing Like Nobody’s Watching With Second Nature

The Austrian novelist Vicki Baum once said, “There are shortcuts to happiness and dancing is one of them.” It’s a mantra Lucius embraced when...

Get Updates Via Email

Enter your email to be updated with all the latest news and special announcements.

x