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More than seventy-five students competed in the first round of competition of Poetry Out Loud, a national arts education program that encourages the study of great poetry by offering free educational materials and a dynamic recitation competition for high school students across the country.  Titans with tremendous talent were judged by volunteer faculty and staff members.  Congratulations to Owen Wilson `23 who took first place and is moving on to regional competition!  Other noteworthy performances include: Outstanding Freshman Jerome Iskander `26; Outstanding Sophomore Adam Kashk; Outstanding Junior Declan Loisel; and Outstanding Senior Ben Tittl.  Overall in the competition: 5th place – Arsalan Faisal 26, 4th Place - Daniel Schuman 23, 3rd Place – Calvin Siefke, and 2nd Place – Ben Rashid.