Sister Peggy Memorial Oratorical Contest Winners

On Friday, 6, 7, and 8th graders presented their speeches for the Sister Peggy Memorial Oratorical Contest.  The diocesan-level contest will be held on May 31, 2017 at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Academy.

Representing our school will be 8th grader, Giovanni Carlucci with William Faulkner’s Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech.

The results for Friday, May 5th’s presentations were as follows:
1 – Giovanni Carlucci – Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech – William Faulkner – 12/10/1950
2 – Krystal Seddon-Mattin –  March on Washington Speech – Josephine Baker – 1963
3 – Bianca Rotinsulu – Speech on Feminism to the U.N.  – Emma Watson – 9/20/2014
4 – Hannah Daisomont – The Pleasure of Books – William Lyons Phelps – 4/6/1933
5 – Carol Riaz – Speech on Education Rights for Girls to the U.N. – Malala Yousafzai – 7/12/2013
6 – Fardeen Salla – Never Give In, Never, Never, Never – Winston Churchhill – 10/29/1941
7 – Adil Khan – Iowa Caucus Speech – Barack Obama – 1/3/2008
8 – Nicolas Ramlochan -Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech – William Faulkner – 12/10/1950
9 – Sarah Ramirez – On Women’s Rights – Susan B. Anthony
10 – Diana Paniagua – Ain’t I A Woman? – Sojourner Truth
11 – Carrie Song – Address to the Nation – George W. Bush – 9/11/2001

Congratulations to all of our semi-finalists!