Congratulations to junior Sam Topa who was awarded the top junior essay award from the Polish Heritage Society of Rochester for his essay about Architecture in Krakow. The objective of the annual competition is to develop an increased awareness and appreciation of Polish culture. The required topic this year was to write about a significant aspect of the history or culture of the city of Krakow, Poland. Sam was awarded $200 for his winning essay. Click here to read his work.