Emma Lawrence and Maya Newman earn Dr. Catherine Roma Scholarship

St. John’s is please to announce it has awarded students Emma Lawrence and Maya Newman its Dr. Catherine Roma Scholarship, recognizing excellence in academics, arts and social consciousness.

Emma has been a member of many choirs including the Milford High School Chamber Singers and OMEA All-State High School Choir.  She has volunteers at a soup kitchen and performed other service.

Maya plays oboe, English horn and piano in her high school band and helped start a bell choir at Heritage UU Church to include more children in making music. She has volunteered with the Modern Abolitionist movement and as a researcher for the End Slavery Now – Slave-free Buying Guide for the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.

Congratulations, young ladies!