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 Healy, Emma Lusk, Megan Matthis, Zeynep Ozkaya, Navjot Pabla (layout design), Anzu Sekikawa, Olivia Tang (head of submissions), Helene Tracey, and Angelique Uku; current 2020-2021 seniors Molly Dean, Divine Eyth, Emily Li, and Nora McDougall; and current 2020-2021 juniors Carlie Barnett, Alexa Berman, Mackenzie Borkovich, Nina Busch, Ellen 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 Garimella, Rachel Horne, Maggie Kelly, Ryan Kenyon, and Abigail Rickin-Marks; juniors Noah Bradley, Justine Eng, Russell Fenton, Danielle Horne, Madeleine Muller, Beata Turnquist, Calla Truschel Jacobs, Kaylee Uribe, Katherine 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.