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Creative Writing Student Reading on April 16

Creative Writing Student Reading
April 16, 7 PM, Free & Open To The Public
Featuring
Aaron Cooper-Lob
Darby Cressy
Sophia Derbes
Tyler DeSpenza
Lila Dunlap
Ruthie Landry
Leigh Vila
In addition, teh Creative Writing Department will release their annual student publication Umbra.

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NOCCA, Lusher join for LitFest

Register before Wednesday for the sixth New Orleans New Writers Literary Festival, a collaboration between the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts and Lusher Charter School.
LitFest will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. April 6 at NOCCA. Open to ninth- through 12th-graders, the …

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Nancy Thorp Poetry Contest Winners

NOCCA students in the Creative Writing Department were awarded multiple prizes in the Nancy Thorp Poetry Contest. Sponsored by Hollins University, the contest awards prizes for the best poems submitted by women who are sophomores and juniors in high school or preparatory school.
Honorable Mention:
Avery Owings
Tori …

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Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Selects NOCCA Students As Regional Winners

Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Selects NOCCA Students As Regional Winners
Regional Gold Key, Silver Key & Best In Grade Nominees
The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards are an important opportunity for students to be recognized for their creative talents. Each year, the Alliance partners with more than …

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NOCCA listed as top places to learn

NOCCA’s Creative Writing Dept. received a glowing endorsement in Ploughshares Literary Magazine’s “Literary Boroughs” column. NOCCA is listed at the top of places to study Creative Writing in New Orleans. Read more in the “where to learn” section:¬†http://blog.pshares.org/index.php/literary-boroughs-49-new-orleans-la/

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Acclaimed writer Phillip Lopate At NOCCA

 
The creative writing programs of New Orleans Center for Creative Arts and Lusher Charter School are honored to present distinguished essayist, novelist, and acclaimed film critic Phillip Lopate as part of the 2013 New Orleans New Writers Literary Festival:
Thursday, January 17, 7 PM
Reily Recital Hall
NOCCA, …

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NOCCA Creative Writing Student Receives Honorable Mention Award In National Competition

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) Creative Writing student and Penn Foster High School senior, Lila Dunlap was notified by the National YoungArts Foundation that she has been chosen as a 2013 YoungArts Honorable Mention Award Winner in Creative Writing. The YoungArts program has …

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NOCCA Creative Writing Student Receives Honorable Mention Award In National Competition

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) Creative Writing student and Haynes Academy for Gifted Studies junior, Tori Lambert was notified by the National YoungArts Foundation that she has been chosen as a 2013 YoungArts Honorable Mention Award Winner in Creative Writing. The YoungArts program …

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NOCCA Creative Writing Student Receives Merit Award In National Competition

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) Creative Writing student and Oak Meadow Homeschool senior, Sophia Derbes was notified by the National YoungArts Foundation that she has been chosen as a 2013 YoungArts Merit Award Winner in Creative Writing. The YoungArts program has been identifying, …

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Creative Writing Students Volunteer at National College Fair

NOCCA Creative Writing students volunteered at the National Association for College Admission Counseling Performing and Visual Arts College Fair on Saturday-October 13 at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner. Students helped with set-up, registration and greeting of guests. This national college fair provided resources for college-bound …

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