Award-Winning Essayists

Award-Winning Essayists Photo
Ward Melville High School juniors Sophia LoBiondo, Cameron Liquori and Cathy Ma earned top honors in this year’s Suffolk County District Administrative Judge's Women in the Courts Committee essay contest.

For the competition, students across the county were asked to address the statement "I can't wait to vote because...". Based on their submissions, Sophia earned the first place award and Cameron and Cathy each earned third place awards. In addition to the honorable recognition, they received monetary awards and an opportunity to shadow a Suffolk County judge at the East Islip Courthouse.