The Office of CLRI honors the scholar contest winners for the
Latino History and Culture High School Writing & Art Contest
Scholars were asked to submit a written or artistic response to the prompt:
Describe the conquering of the Americas by Christopher Columbus through the eyes of the Indigenous Tainos.
1st Place: Chloe Mertz, School 195 - Grade 9
2nd Place: Nayeliz Ortega Ortiz, School 207 - Grade 12
3rd Place: Naomy Gonzalez, School 192 - Grade 9
and the many other scholars who submitted work!