Bristol Eastern honored for writing

Nana Bimpong, a freshman at Bristol Eastern High School, received an award from the UCONN Connecticut Writing Project

She received honorable mention, ninth grade group, for the 28th issue of Connecticut Student Writers magazine. Her piece “A Series of Things We’ll Never Understand was one of more than 1700 entries received by the Connecticut Writing Project.

Representatives of Eastern described her as “a dedicated student and an avid reader.”

Bimpong was scheduled to attend the Recognition Night at UCONN on May 11 and her essay will be published in the Connecticut Writing Project Magazine.awards picture