2015 Gedenk Award for Tolerance winning works

The following students were elected the winners of the 2015 Gedenk Award for Tolerance. Congratulations to all of the winners and participants!


Ella Corwin: “One”, Mixed Media. Grade 8, Age 13, Northshore Christian Academy, Everett, WA.

Lilianna Harris: “Legs”, Photography. Grade 11, Age 16, American Heritage School: Plantation Campus, Plantation, FL.

Candace Seeger: “Victory?”, Ceramics & Glass. Grade 12, Age 16, Yorktown High School, Arlington, VA.

Jo de Waal: “Let Light In”, Personal Essay/Memoir. Grade 10, Age 15, Greenwich Academy, Greenwich, CT.

Mya Nunnally: “A House of Leaves Moments Before the Wind”, Poetry. Age 16, Grade 11, Red Bank Regional HSl, Little Silver, NJ. Gedenk Award for Tolerance with Honors!

Lisa Qian: “Squint” Personal Essay/Memoir. Grade 12, Age 17, Home School, Ann Arbor, MI.