March 28, 2012
The following news release is shared on behalf of the National Forensic League, honoring South High School student Tavish Logan.
South Principal Kersten Johnson notes that only six Alaskans have ever received this distinction from the National Forensic League and four of them have come from SAHS.
Jenny Corum Billman, Member Services
National Forensic League
125 Watson Street | PO Box 38 | Ripon, WI 54971
Ripon, Wisconsin March 20, 2012
Tavish Logan, under the guidance of Shawn Briscoe, has earned the degree of Premier Distinction – the National Forensic League’s highest degree of student membership. A degree of Premier Distinction reflects sustained excellence in classroom activities, competition rounds, and service projects. Students may earn points in six separate categories: speech, debate, congress, service, district, and national.
A total of 106 high school students earned the degree of Premier Distinction between February 15, 2012, and March 15, 2012, placing them among the top half of one percent of NFL student members.
Tavish Logan attends South Anchorage High School in Anchorage, AK.
About the NFL
The National Forensic League (NFL) is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit honorary society whose mission is to promote high school and middle school speech and debate activities as a means to develop a student’s essential life skills and values. More than 112,000 high school and middle school students, representing more than 2,900 schools nationwide, are currently building their communication, leadership, cognitive, and presentational skills as members. Since 1925, more than 1.3 million students have found their voice in the NFL. For more information, visit www.NFLonline.org.