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FCAHS Publications Take First Place in National Awards

Two Fox Chapel Area High School publications won awards in the 2020 American Scholastic Press Association Contest/Review for Yearbooks, Magazines, and Newspapers.  The 2019-2020 literary arts magazine “Tapestry” received a first-place national award.  The high school’s newspaper, “Fox Tales Quarterly,” was also named a first-place national winner for the fall 2020 issue. 

The 2019-2020 student staff members of “Tapestry” were 2020 graduates Amelia Bothe, Claire Cummings, Gwendolyn Davison (editor-in-chief), Fiona HealyEmma LuskMegan MatthisZeynep OzkayaNavjot Pabla (layout design), Anzu SekikawaOlivia Tang (head of submissions), Helene Tracey, and Angelique Uku; current 2020-2021 seniors Molly DeanDivine EythEmily Li, and Nora McDougall; and current 2020-2021 juniors Carlie BarnettAlexa BermanMackenzie BorkovichNina BuschEllen Gray, and Ruth Mertens.  The students’ advisor is Fox Chapel Area High School English teacher Jessica Green.

The 2020-2021 student staff members of “Fox Tales Quarterly” are seniors Amulya GarimellaRachel HorneMaggie KellyRyan Kenyon, and Abigail Rickin-Marks; juniors Noah BradleyJustine EngRussell FentonDanielle HorneMadeleine MullerBeata TurnquistCalla Truschel JacobsKaylee UribeKatherine Voigt, and Ann Yonas; sophomore Trevor Katz; and freshmen Shriya Krishnamurthy and Abraham White.  The students’ sponsor is Fox Chapel Area High School gifted education coordinator Lisa Gibson.