Samuelson places in Hildene essay contest

Paige Samuelson w/ Mr. Welch - Hildene Essay Contest

Maple Street School eighth grader Paige Samuelson received an Honorable Mention in the 2019 Hildene Lincoln Essay Contest. Hers was just one of 16 submissions honored out of nearly 200 essay submissions from around the state. Samuelson focused on the Green New Deal and U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. She received a $200 prize for her winning submission.