York Prep Mandarin Students Win Awards at NYSAFLT Virtual Video Contest and the NYU Rock That Movie Night
York Prep Mandarin students recently entered the New York State Association of Foreign Language Teachers Virtual Video Contest and the NYU Rock That Movie Video Competition. Some of our students received honorable mentions and medals.
At the NYU Steinhardt Rock That Movie Night, which took place on June 14th, 2019, the theme was "When the Past Meets the Future". 274 students from 24 schools submitted 50 videos to this competition. Max Buckner and Edgar Fitzsimons won the second prize for the Chinese II category. Honorable Mentions were given to William Bowen, Nicholas Spillum, Edward Zeltner.
On May 14th, Isabel Veyssi came in second place for the Authentic Speaking Task, and Nicholas Feigelson, Olivia Kieffer, and Yuriy Ogay received the Song Merit certificate. Congratulations to the students who received medals and prizes!