The Tablet All-Scholastic Team 2015

Denise Esposito


PARISH: St. Bernard

FAMILY: AnneMarie and Anthony, parents; Lisa, Danielle and Joseph, siblings


EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES: National Honor Society, Crafts Club, International Club Vice President, NextGenVest Ambassador, Bookstore Manager, Yearbook, Dance Team, Varsity Math Team; St. Bernard Dance Team, co-director, performs at Knights of Columbus and Sunrise Home; Giving Tree, participant, ceremony and activities; American Cancer Society Relay for Life, participant and volunteer

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS: Adelphi University, dean’s award; Fairfield University, Bellarmine scholarship; Hofstra University, provost scholarship, LaSalle University, founders scholarship; Manhattan College, chancellor’s award; Mount St. Mary, distinguished scholar award; Mount St. Mary Catholic High School Grant; Quinnipiac University, dean’s scholarship; Sacred Heart University, president’s excellence award; Siena College, presidential scholarship; SUNY at Old Westbury (Honors College), book scholarship

POST-GRADUATION PLANS: Fairfield University

QUOTE OF INSPIRATION: “Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow know what you truly want to become.” — Steve Jobs