Howler Receives CSPA Crown Award


Langhorne, PA- (October 1, 2015) – The CSPA announced the winners of the Crown Awards for the 2014-15 academic year
Sixty print magazines and seven hybrid magazines including the Howler Literary Magazine were chosen as Finalists for the CSPA Crown Awards to be presented in March 2016 at ceremonies in New York City. This award summarizes overall excellence in the entire publication while Medalist Critiques compare each publication against a printed set of standards.

The Crown Awards honor top student publications chosen from CSPA’s members. Crowns are selected for overall excellence in a head-to-head comparison. During Crown consideration, publications are judged on their excellence as shown by their design, photography, concept, coverage and writing.

Senior Editor Juliet Okwara’s On Being Forgotten published on pages 21-22, Caihong and Desensitized by Monica Lessen on the front cover and page 8, and Bridgette Olavage’s Hill on pages 23-24, are all featured. The nationally award winning design can be found in PDF format on The Playwickian

The awards attracted entries produced by student from the middle school to college level.

This is the first Neshaminy High School publication ever to win this award.