The Jesuit Refugee Service has announced the winners of the inaugural Lessons from Anne Essay Competition: Courage, Compassion, and Hope in Refuge. The competition, a collaboration of the Jesuit Refugee Service, the Jesuit Schools Network, The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, and America Media, was held as an opportunity to raise awareness and conversation around the lives of refugees and how Jesuit educated students can take action.
The winners are:
- James Chapman, Creighton Preparatory School – First Place
- Frankie Andrews, Loyola Blakefield – Second Place
- Sam Forrest, Creighton Preparatory School – Third Place
Read James’s winning essay at AmericaMagazine.org.