Jan 31


Congratulations Silver Key Award Recipients, Rebecca Benedict and Eric Roennecke

The Roeper School is proud of senior students, Rebecca Benedict and Eric Roennecke, for having work selected for Scholastic Art and Writing Awards.  Both students will receive silver key awards at The Detroit Film Theatre on Tuesday, February 11, at 7:00 PM.

Rebecca will receive an award for a ceramic work.  Eric will receive an award for photography.


Rebecca Benedict, Silver Key Award, Ceramics

Eric Roennecke photo

Eric Roennecke, Silver Key Award, Photography

The Scholastic Art competition is sponsored by the College for Creative Studies.  All selected work will be on display from 2/10/14 – 3/7/14.  The works are adjudicated and selected for Gold Key, Silver Key and Honorable Mention Awards, American Vision Nominations and Best of Show Portfolios.

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards has an impressive legacy dating back to 1923.  Over the years, the Awards have grown to become the longest-running, most prestigious recognition program for creative teens in the U.S., and the nation’s largest source of scholarships for creative young artists and writers. A noteworthy roster of past winners includes Andy Warhol, Sylvia Plath, Truman Capote, Richard Avedon, Robert Redford, Joyce Carol Oates, Stephen King, John Updike, and many more.

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