SPHS wins book award

Saint Peter High School junior Eleanor Kennedy recently received Smith College (Northhampton, Mass.) Book Award during a presentation with Smith Club of Minnesota representative Sabrina Berent Infante (Class of ‘96). Infante presented Kennedy with a certificate and a copy of the book, Band of Sisters (2021), by Lauren Willig.

Smith College's Book Award program recognizes an outstanding junior in our school’s community who exemplifies the academic achievement, leadership qualities and civic engagement that characterize the thousands of women who have graduated from Smith College. The student embodies these qualities and serves as an example of scholarship and community service.

Smith College is located in Northampton, Massachusetts. and is one of the largest and most prestigious liberal arts colleges for women in the country, drawing its 2,500 students from 48 states and 72 countries. Its rigorous and varied curriculum is taught by a world-class faculty of teacher-scholars in over 50 fields.