Watch here, 7p: Student to compete in Poetry Out Loud finals

BCHS student Pamela White is one of only nine high school students from across the nation who will compete for the title of 2022 Poetry Out Loud™ National Champion and the $20,000 prize as part of an annual poetry recitation competition from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and the Poetry Foundation. The 2022 competition will culminate on Sunday, June 5, 2022, with a one-time-only webcast available on the NEA’s website at beginning at 7:00 PM ET / 6:00 PM CT / 4:00 PM PT. Poet, publisher, and New York Times bestselling author Kwame Alexander will host the virtual event that will include poetry recitations by each of the finalists and the announcement of the National Champion.

Tune in and help us cheer on Pam in the national finals!