Congratulations to all the winners recognized by the NC Scholastic Media Association. These awards were announced in Chapel Hill this summer for the 2020 edition of Roars and Whispers.
Overall Magazine Awards
Tar Heel Award -- Sixteenth year in a row
Section Awards for Overall Magazine—State Rankings
Poetry 1st place
Nonfiction 1st place
Cover 1st place
Design and Layout 2nd place
Fiction 2nd place
Art 2nd place
Photography 2nd place
Theme Development 2nd place
Individual Awards for Work in Magazine* (State Winners)
Diya Bhatt and Emma Kurtz Nonfiction Layout 1st place
Ella Rasmussen and Elizabeth Park Nonfiction Layout 2nd place
Aiden Kaplan and Lisa Zhang Nonfiction Layout 3rd place
Maggie Christopher and Kira Bhatt Poetry Layout 2nd place
Maeve Beck and Julia Sands Poetry Layout 3rd place
Ella Rasmussen Poetry Layout Honorable Mention
Aiden Kaplan and Lisa Zhang Poetry Layout Honorable Mention
Bhavana Veeravalli Fiction Layout 2nd place
Charlotte Beck Fiction Layout 3rd place
Nneoma Uche Personal Essay 1st place
Omotayo Fasan Personal Essay Honorable Mention
Ellie Rasmussen Feature 1st place
Diya Bhatt Feature 2nd place
Abigail Welch Poetry 1st place
Celie Waddington Poetry 2nd place
Aiden Kaplan Fiction 1st place
Charlotte Beck Fiction 3rd place
Ella Rasmussen Review 1st place
Brandon Bell Individual Art 3rd place
Melanie Cabrese Individual Art Honorable Mention
Betsy Molina Photography 3rd place
Abigail Welch Photography Honorable Mention
Ella Rasmussen was elected President of the NC Scholastic Media Student Association.
All PHS students are encouraged to submit art and photography.
All PHS students are encouraged to submit writing.
Pre-order a copy of the 2021 edition of Roars and Whispers below. Publication package includes literary magazine and personalized yearbook. Search Providence High and click on YB.
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Roars and Whispers is the poetic voice of Providence High School.Whether through the strength of our roars or the softness of our whispers, we will be heard.