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Full list of 2018 FOX61 Student News winners

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EAST HARTFORD — On Wednesday, May 23, schools from all over the state gathered for the 2018 FOX61 Student news awards at Goodwin College.  Students were able to walk the red carpet, have pictures taken and meet and talk with FOX61’s Keith McGilvery and Audrey Kutchen.  Audrey participated in Student News back when she attended Daniel Hand High in Madison.

It was an exciting afternoon for all involved. We look forward to the fall, when we’ll hold a Teacher workshop to kick off the new school year on Sept. 21. For more information, email us!

Click to turn the pages and view this years winners in the 2017-2018 Student News Yearbook!

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Best in Student News Reporting and Writing:

Honor our Heroes – Norwich Free Academy – Aleysha Rivera Bocachica / Brett Woods

Best in Student News Photography and Editing:

Mystic Middle School Select Chorus – Stonington High School – Taylor Donovan / Alex Tobiasen

Most Compelling Student News Story:

Suicide Panel – Norwich Free Academy  – Aleysha Rivera Bocachica / Shea Gendron

CHESLA/CHET Higher Education Award:

Shakesperience – Shepaug Valley High School – Alexa Kotas / Henry James

Big Y Locally Grown Scholarship:

Angevine Tree Farm – Shepaug Valley High School – Cazden Brenner / Luchino Romano Gilna





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