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Miss america crowned its newest winner, miss america 2017 savvy shields, on sunday shields is just the third miss america to hail from health is at the top of her concerns, which is reflected in her miss america platform: eat better, live better what else does the new miss america offer. Read this essay on miss america come browse our large digital warehouse of free sample essays history: the miss america competition began in 1921 as part of an elaborate public festival staged by atlantic city businessman to extend the summer tourist season. Samantha lambert, miss pennsylvania, shares her thoughts about her platform, brain injury awareness during the miss america pageant preliminary.
A platform essay is a piece of writing in which you state and explain your position on a given issue or topic platform essays are a required aspect of pageant competitions, particularly the miss america pageant, but they are also important in local campaigns and school or college student body elections. Miss america pagants essays forty million in available scholarship money, who would not enjoy that another crazy fact is that since 1989, the miss america organization has had the platform concept it requires each contestant to choose an issue about which she cares deeply and that is of. The newest miss america, the miss wisconsin pageant winner laura kaeppeler, says choosing a platform was a family decision this image provided by miss america shows opera-singing miss wisconsin laura kaeppeler taking home a $2,000 scholarship for her performance of il bacio in the. Every miss america system contestant has a platform of their choosing - similar to what a politician when they run for office schreckengast's miss pa platform, building families through adoption came from reflecting her her own personal story of adoption once she entered college.
The head of the miss american organization said the event will no longer judge competitors on their appearance but on what makes you you officials with the miss america organization say the pageant is ending its swimwear part of the competition the head of the organization, gretchen. Platform essays were added to the application process in order to allow girls the opportunity to show what they are passionate about your platform essay should be personal, telling the story of your chosen cause and how it has affected you here's what you should include in your next miss teen. 1956k followers, 1,150 following, 4,573 posts - see instagram photos and videos from miss america (@missamerica.
Laura kaeppeler, the newly crowned miss america, took a unconventional approach to the annual pageant, using her father's incarceration as her kaeppeler's competitors pushed platforms including promoting the health benefits of milk and protecting the environment, but she went against the grain. The article, miss america and social media's ignorant bigotry written by leonard pitts jr is about how people label all indian people as being muslim and view them as terrorists, even though they are not muslim people in the us commit acts of violence against people from india who are presumed to be. What has become known as the first miss america pageant was, at its start in 1921, an activity designed to attract tourists to extend their labor day holiday weekend and enjoy festivities in atlantic city, new jersey. Miss america organization chair gretchen carlson has pledged to make the contest more inclusive in response to me too do you have info to share with huffpost reporters first-person essays, features, interviews and q&as about life today.
Miss america 2019 nia franklin crowned in atlantic city atlantic city, nj (september 9, 2018) - miss new york, nia franklin, was crowned miss america 2019 tonight at the birthplace of the iconic competition in atlantic city's jim whelan boardwalk hall. The miss youth america organization's major platform is kindness begins with me anti-bullying campaign and coco's corner our pageant was created in 2011 to promote the anti-bullying campaign speeches at different elementary schools and organizations. Help your local contestant reach her fundraising goal by donating to these two wonderful causes thank you for helping miss america contestants make miracles happen.