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2014 Goethe Prize winners
                 AGS Awards Ceremony, June 5, 2014, Goethe Institut DC

   Seated left to right:
    • Sarah Gross – Robinson Secondary School, Fairfax County

    • Elsie Hendricks – Fairfax High School, Fairfax County 

    • Emily Scheiner – Lake Braddock Secondary School, Fairfax County

    • Jessy Settles – West Springfield High School, Fairfax County

    • Diana Wassenberg – Woodbridge High School, Prince William County

  Not shown:
    • Annalise Humm – Mt. Hebron High School, Howard County, Maryland
    • Kayla Puglisi – Fallston High School, Harford County, Maryland
  Annelise Humm & Kayla Puglisi could not attend due to conflict with their high school graduation.

  Standing left to right: 
   • Wilfried Eckstein, Director, the Goethe Institut of DC; 
   • Brigitte Fessenden, AGS President; 
   • Dr. Irmgard Wagner, former AGS President and Creator of the Goethe Prize.

(Photograph by Norma Broadwater, Goethe Institut)

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