Juniors presented with College Book Awards
Top students from the Class of 2024 were honored at Stillwater Area High School. Seven juniors were recognized for their academic achievements and community involvement. The awards come from some of the top universities in the country, including Harvard, Dartmouth and Yale. Students have been presented with a special book chosen by their school or alum.
Congratulations to the recipients:
- Alexandra Funk
Brandeis University | Waltham, Massachusetts
- Paige Hebert
Saint Michael’s College | Colchester, Vermont
- Mallory Otsuka
Smith College | Northampton, Massachusetts
- Cayman Pagel
Yale University | New Haven, Connecticut
- Cohen Smith
Saint Michael's College | Colchester, Vermont
- Lillian Smith
Dartmouth College |Hanover, New Hampshire
- Sam Young
Harvard University | Cambridge, Massachusetts
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