Graduating student Brittany Huellas-Bruskiewicz clinched first place and $5,000 at the national competition in Toronto last month for her bilingual recitation while Gabrielle Nebrida-Pepin, also Grade 12, earned $1,000 for her second prize win in the English category.
Poetry in Voice is taking place this weekend in Toronto. Elizabeth Wong is a competitor from the Toronto French School.
When John Wood stands centre stage in the Marshall McLuhan Catholic Secondary School gym, it’s not just the way the shadows reflect off the 16-year-old’s face that makes him unrecognizable.
The winners of the 2017 Poetry In Voice competition were announced on April 20, 2017. The poetry recitation competition, which is in its seventh year, gave out awards to high school students in in English, French and bilingual categories.