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Harris student to be published by TSHA


Gabrielle celebrates success.

An eighth grader at Harris Middle School, Gabrielle M., has been invited by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) to be published.

Gabrielle's paper "Titanic: A Turning Point in History" won first place this spring at the Junior Historian's competition, sponsored by TSHA. Her paper will be published in an upcoming issue of TSHA's journal, the Texas Historian.

"Gabrielle's gift for writing was evident early on in the sixth grade. I believe this is just the beginning of many future successes for Gabrielle," said teacher and coach Sheriden DeCastro.

"Gabrielle's eloquent writing will now be enjoy

ed by history enthusiasts throughout the state of Texas," said teacher and coach Dottie Griffith.

Gabrielle was coached by Harris teachers, Sheriden DeCastro and Dottie Griffith.


Posted on 05/31/13