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Newspaper, yearbook staffs win multiple awards at UIL

by | May 4, 2017 | Education

Wylie East yearbook and newspaper staff members won 34 UIL Individual Achievement awards at the Interscholastic League Press Conference, Saturday, April 22. Front row from left, Ciera Tanner, Amanda Kounlavouth, Emily Koonce, Lizzy Jurden and Jeanne Laugesen. Back row from left, Emily Wygant, Allie Dorsey, Hunter Nardiello, Luke Pendley, Tristan Eckert and Jamie Tourtillott. (Courtesy Casi Thedford)

 

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Proving the Wylie East High School yearbook and newspaper staffs are just the right type, the members took home 34 UIL Individual Achievement awards at the Interscholastic League Press Conference, Saturday, April 22.

Wylie East’s journalism class is made up of 33 students who produce an online newspaper, a print newspaper, a magazine and a yearbook each year.

For the full story see the May 4 issue and the e-Edition at https://www.etypeservices.com/Sachse%20NewsID248/default.aspx

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