National Recognition for WGHS Artist

Headshot of Coralista RugeCongratulations to West Genesee High School senior Coralista Ruge for earning a National Scholastic Art gold medal and also the National Scholastic Art Herblock Award for her Editorial Cartoon, “Model Digest”.

Underwritten by The Herb Block Foundation, The Herblock Award for Editorial Cartoon offers $1,000 scholarships for three students whose visual art offers commentary or criticism on current events, social events, or political topics. For more information about this award click here.

Ruge had been invited to a National Awards Ceremony to be held on June 8 at Carnegie Hall in NYC.