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Upper School Artists Inducted Into National Societies
Posted 12/12/2018 11:44AM

 

The Upper School Arts Department hosted a night of recognition for two groups of student-artists on November 27. Thirteen students were inducted into the National Arts Honor Society (NAHS) while eight others were inducted into the first Upper School chapter of the International Thespian Society (ITS).  

The following students were inducted into the International Thespian Society:

Anthony Berini '20
Isabella Caria '20
Cam Goldberg '19
Gavin McDonough '19 
Lauren Parnes '19
Derek Privman  '19
Amalia Sandine '19
Aidan Walsh '20

The International Thespian Society is a national honor society recognizing members for their skill not only as actors, but for all areas of work in theatre arts.

National Art Honor Society inductees included:

Evangelina Bauso '21
Isaiah Binns '21
Charlotte Brown '20
Anton Davis '20
Mariel Fishel-Rich '21
Sasha Klempner '21
Kora Lynch '21
Isabella Maiorana '21
Chloe Marechaux  '20
Michaela Pomeranets '21
Ariana Solecki '21
Kevin Yang '20
Jessica Zuckerman '20

As members of NAHS, they will be given opportunities to collaborate creatively with their peers and showcase their leadership skills by giving back to the community through art projects, art exhibits, and fundraisers. Other benefits include opportunities that support college and career preparation, the chance to be nominated for awards, scholarships, and have their works published and exhibited in the National Art Education Association journals.

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