LB Students Earn 8 Best in Show Awards for Media Arts

LB Students Earn 8 Best in Show Awards for Media Arts
Long Beach High School students excelled at the Long Island Media Arts Show, held on March 22 at Five Towns College. A total of eight Best in Show awards were attained by those representing photography and television studio production classes. 

Lindsey DelRio, Jillian Lerner, Charles Mandell, Bianca Nauth, Rachelle Vidallon and Robin Xiao achieved Best in Show distinctions for their photography. Television Studio Production 3 students James O’Connor, Melody Moy, and Charles Mandell were granted the honor for their video, “Flip,” while Television Studio Production 2 student Ashanti Sherrod won for her piece, “Lost+Found.” 

All of the Best in Show honorees will receive a $2,500 grant if they choose to attend Five Towns College. The video winners will move onto the pool of nominees for inclusion in the Suffolk County Film Commission “First Exposure” Student Film Festival.