Shawnee Mission area seniors up for arts prizesFebruary 15, 2023 Margarette Nichols
Welcome to a new week, Shawnee Mission!
☁️ Today’s forecast: Mainly cloudy and breezy, a slight chance for rain this evening. Large: 61. Reduced: 33.
🚨 One point to know these days
A lot more than 20 Shawnee Mission-region significant university seniors are finalists for 2023 Taking pictures Stars awards.
The prizes — which consist of a $1,400 university scholarship for very first-position winners — are supplied out annually by the Arts Council of Johnson County in recognition of student operate in the visual, literary and carrying out arts.
Nine to start with-place winners will be introduced at the Capturing Stars Gala on April 2 at Johnson County Community Faculty.
2nd-area finishers will also each individual receive $700 scholarships just about every and 9 selected academics will just about every get $300 honorariums.
The finalists from the Shawnee Mission Faculty District involve:
- Jade Achen, SM East (2D Visible Artwork)
- Consolation Adegoke, SM Northwest (Photography)
- Rose Bennett, SM North (2D Visible Art)
- Graelen Carter, SM South (3D Visual Artwork)
- Claire Deardorff, SM West (Theatre Efficiency)
- Lettie Featherston, SM South (2D Visual Art)
- Grace Fields, SM East (Theatre Performance)
- Kurt Freeman, SM East (Generation & Design and style)
- Quinlan Hall, SM West (Winds & Percussion)
- Sage Hawkins, SM North (Theatre Overall performance)
- Mikenna Heller, SM Northwest (2D Visible Artwork)
- Naida Kosek, SM South (Theatre Efficiency)
- Savannah Miner, SM Northwest (Output & Design and style)
- Audrey Morehead, SM East (Photography)
- Abby Rasmussen, SM South (Literature)
- Julia Schnittker, SM South (Images)
- Lola Sidie, SM East (3D Visual Art)
- Lana Skaggs, SM West (3D Visible Art)
- Abigail Swanson, SM East (Literature)
- Samantha Wallenburg, SM West (Voice Classical)
In addition, numerous students from Shawnee Mission-spot personal faculties are also nominated, like:
- Alex Brady, St. James Academy (Winds & Percussion)
- Macie Hartwick, Maranatha Academy (2D Visual Artwork)
- Kaitlyn Lingle, Maranatha Academy (Voice Classical)
- Regan Rieder, Maranatha Academy (Pictures)
🗓 Public meetings Monday
🚀 Post’s prime stories considering that Friday
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- These Shawnee Mission seniors up for Presidential Scholars honor
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📰 Other area news
- A 79-yr-outdated Overland Park person was observed risk-free Friday night right after law enforcement issued a Silver Warn for him previously in the day. [KMBC]
- Hundreds of individuals waited in line Saturday at Dick’s Sporting Items in Leawood to get an autograph from Chiefs broad receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling. [KMBC]
🐦 Noteworthy tweets
SM East Theatre wrapped up their run of “The Spongebob Musical” this weekend.
Congratulations cast, crew and administrators! What a good run for “The SpongeBob Musical” these past several days! The closing evening overall performance was fantastic and the packed home was keen to give this standing ovation to you all! Very well finished! pic.twitter.com/6dkcd7JV9w
— SME Lancers (@SMEastLancers) February 5, 2023
📸 A thousand terms
A group of Cub Scouts made some slime outside the house the Tomahawk Ridge Local community Middle in Overland Park on Sunday afternoon. Image credit score Leah Wankum.
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