News from Briarcliff….
BRIARCLIFF MANOR — It may be after the holidays, but student and faculty staff members of Briars & Ivy, Briarcliff High School’s literary magazine, have another reason to celebrate. The magazine recently won a first place award in the American Scholastic Press Association’s 2012 literary arts magazine competition. No strangers to accolades, Briars & Ivy staff took home several awards in the fall as well, in the Empire State School Press Association’s (ESSPA) annual magazine competition.
The ASPA’s literary arts magazine competition is held nationwide each year, and it evaluates literary publications from schools across the country. The organization cited Briars & Ivy’s talented editors, writers, artists, photographers, layout/graphics designers, staff members and advisors for their superior efforts.