South Student Journalist Receives Award
Allen C. Lewis Prize, named for one of the founders of Illinois
Institute of Technology, is designed to encourage high school
journalism students to think critically and write clearly for the
general public about complex topics and issues in technology, science,
Entries featured stories that explore
the human, cultural, or social dimensions of a development in
technology, science, or business. Prizes were awarded to high school
seniors and juniors.
Kelly Boehlke, South High
School junior, took 1st place and was the recipient of $300 for her
story "Critical Shortage of Safe Drinking Water: Is There a Solution?"
2008-09 school year is the inaugural year for the Lewis Prize for High
School Journalism on Technology, Science, or Business competition.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
June 26, 2009