Nyack College Co-Sponsors MLK Oratory Contest at Community Center

Nyack College co-hosted the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Oratory Contest last weekend at the Nyack Center, 58 Depew St in Nyack. Contestants represented area schools including Spring Valley High School, Fieldstone Secondary School, and Rockland Community College.

Tatiana Joyner of Orange & Rockland Utilities; Daniel Ortiz of Nyack College Admissions; Samantha Bazile of St. Thomas Aquinas College; and Dorothy Filoramo of Dominican College served as judges. This year’s winners were Artur Lsysenko (first place); Raquel Laguerre (second place) and Ingrid Castor (third place).

Pictured above are judges, contestants, and winners. (l-r)Tatiana Joyner, Daniel Ortiz, Raquel Laguerre, Kevin Castel, Artur Lsysenko, Ingrid Castor, Changu Chimbwe, Tamaya Thomas, Elijah Fremont, Samantha Bazile, Dorothy Filoramo, and Earl Miller.