OUTSTANDING STUDENT AWARDS

Outstanding Student Awards are given each year by the Council to those students selected by their high school advisors and instructors. The award, honoring outstanding achievement in Graphics, is presented to selected students at the annual Hall of Distinction ceremony held on Monday evening of Printing Week.

Applications are mailed out to area high schools in fall of each year and winners are notified by their advisors or instructors in early January. All recipients receive a commemorative plaque denoting their selection. For additional information please contact the GAC Office.

2014 Outstanding Graphic Arts Students

Jessica Bobik
Olmsted Falls High School
Instructor: Mr. James Munchick

Kathryn E. Fenton
Cuyahoga Valley Career Center
Instructor: Mr. William Delgado

Eli Stone-Harlan
Warrensville Heights High School Instructor: Mr. Larry Brown

Grace Harms
Bay High School
Instructor: Mr. Thomas Schemrich

Josh Jacobs
Shaker Heights High School
Instructor: Mr. Keaf Holliday

Maisaa Kawkabani
Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

 

Lindsay Richards
Polaris Career Center
Instructor: Mr. Mike Takatch

Angela Rotondo
Euclid High School
Instructor: Mrs. Edith Mellen

Olivia Specht
Riverside High School
Instructor: Ms. Amber Foth

Brynn Turley
Cuyahoga Valley Career Center
Instructor: Mrs. Melissa Munro

Darrian L. White
Warrensville Heights High School Instructor: Mr. Larry Brown

Anna Zipp
Beaumont School
Instructor: Sister Ann Wojnar

Click to download the
Outstanding Student Award Nomination form

 

GAC BENNY AWARDS COMPETITION


The Benny Awards are an annual Graphic Arts contest for high schoolstudents where graphic arts work in the categories of Printing and Graphic Design are judged and cash awards and recognition plaques are presented during the Hall of Distinction ceremony on Monday evening of Printing Week. This competition is viewed as valuable experience for any student interested in pursuing a career in the graphic arts field. The competition offers students their first exposure to review of their work by a panel of area professionals. All entries are displayed at the annual Printing Week celebration. For additional information please contact the GAC Office.

2014 Benny Award Winners

Grahic Design Competition

First Place
Emily Williamson

Cuyahoga Valley Career Center
Instructor: Mrs. Melissa Munro

Second Place
Anna Schulz

Euclid High School
Instructor: Mrs. Edith Mellen

Third Place
Karli Reed

Valley Forge High School
Instructor: Mrs. Kim Weber

Honorable Mentions
Brianna Bauer

Euclid High Schoolg
Instructor: Mrs. Edith Mellen

Courtney Blaha
Cuyahoga Valley Career Center
Instructor: Mrs. Melissa Munro

Mark Chapman
Warrensville Heights High School Instructor: Mr. Larry Brown

Vanessa Delsanter
Valley Forge High School
Instructor: Mrs. Kim Weber

Elizabeth Essi
Saint Joseph Academy
Instructor: Mrs. Beth Pleban

Grace Harms
Bay High School
Instructor: Mr. Thomas Schemrich

Jeffrey Herz
Bay High School
Instructor: Ms. Denise Ross

Chelsea Hillsman
Euclid High School
Instructor: Mrs. Edith Mellen

Damon Jackson
Warrensville Heights High School Instructor: Mr. Larry Brown

Marta Kalinowski
Valley Forge High School
Instructor: Mrs. Kim Weber

Angelo Carl Maneage (2)
Cuyahoga Valley Career Center
Instructor: Mrs. Melissa Munro

Nadjia Mahone
Euclid High School
Instructor: Mrs. Edith Mellen

Spencer McCoy
Polaris Career Center
Instructor: Mr. Mike Takatch

Jacob Meder
Bay High School
Instructor: Ms. Denise Ross

Mary Nekl
Cle. Central Catholic High School
Instructor: Mrs. Ellen Howard

Jessie Nelson
Euclid High School
Instructor: Mrs. Edith Mellen

Tatiyana Nichols
Warrensville Heights High School Instructor: Mr. Larry Brown

Reggie Phillips
Euclid High School
Instructor: Mrs. Edith Mellen

Kristen Poe (2)
Euclid High School
Instructor: Mrs. Edith Mellen

Karli Reed
Valley Forge High School
Instructor: Mrs. Kim Weber

Teleza Reeves
Cle. Central Catholic High School
Instructor: Mrs. Ellen Howard

Elisha Scott
Euclid High School
Instructor: Mrs. Edith Mellen

Clayton Shuty
Valley Forge High School
Instructor: Mrs. Kim Weber

Emily Skodny
Saint Joseph Academy
Instructor: Mrs. Beth Pleban

Jada Smith
Warrensville Heights High School Instructor: Mr. Larry Brown

Victoria Smith
Saint Joseph Academy
Instructor: Mrs. Beth Pleban

Nikki Stiles
Cuyahoga Valley Career Center
Instructor: Mrs. Melissa Munro

Eli Stone-Harlan
Warrensville Heights High School Instructor: Mr. Larry Brown

Logan Strauss (2)
Cuyahoga Valley Career Center
Instructor: Mrs. Melissa Munro

Sierra Thompson
Euclid High School
Instructor: Mrs. Edith Mellen

Brynn Turley
Cuyahoga Valley Career Center
Instructor: Mrs. Melissa Munro

Elizabeth Veres
Bay High School
Instructor: Ms. Denise Ross

 

 

Printing Competition

First Place
Emily Michalski

Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

Second Place
Melissa Abbott

Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

Third Place (Tie)
Jasmin Frangos

Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

Matt Morris

Euclid High School
Instructor: Mrs. Edith Mellen

Honorable Mentions
Cecelia Backiel

Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

Hallie Beech
Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

Kathryn Fenton (2)
Cuyahoga Valley Career Center
Instructor: Mr. William Delgado

Lindsey Graehling
Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

Sabrina Ibrahim
Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

Maisaa Kawkabani (2)
Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

Alyssa Klatt (2)
Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

Fox Nicely
Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

Rachel Raimando (2)
Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

Lauren Sebusch
Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

Danielle Sigl
Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

Jennifer Swetel
Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

Cody Toombs
Mentor High School
Instructor: Mrs. Michelle Kane

 


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