08 Apr 2009

Cole Gulino Receives Free Spirit Scholarship

Catholic High Senior Cole Gulino received the Al Neuharth Free Spirit Scholarship. Recipients of this award received a $1,000 college scholarship, paid directly to the college of his/her choice and attended the conference in Washington, D.C. on March 14-19, 2009.

Gulino is one of 102 top journalism students chosen to represent 50 states and the District of Columbia. This scholarship is awarded to one male and one female student journalist in each state.

"Being in Washington was a great experience. It’s really invigorating to spend time working with people who share a common interest. We were all there to learn and that’s what we did," commented Gulino.

‘Cole is an exceptional leader who holds himself to the highest standards. He has served as a section editor of the Bearly Published and has helped others learn by giving them examples and encouraging them to do their best work,’ commented Journalism Teacher and Assistant Principal Mr. Jason Hanks.