Hispanic Heritage Essay Huntington Station

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Date: December 18, 2015
Region: Long Island
Location: Walt Whitman High School
Topic: Hispanic Heritage Month Essay Contest

Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest, Huntington Station

Optimum received more than 663 submissions to it's 8th annual Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest this year, which asked tri state area students to write an essay about a Latino past or present who they would want to spend a day with and why. Shawna Ryan has the story from Walt Whitman High School where one talented student took home the third prize for her essay on the first Latina U.S Surgeon General.

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