The IMLS appointment ceremony for the Class of 2023 National Student Poets will be held at the White House on Monday, November 13, 2023. The ceremony will be livestreamed at https://whitehouse.gov/live/ starting at 1 p.m. ET.
Representing five geographical regions of the nation, the 2023 National Student Poets are:
Jacqueline Flores (Southeast), Fort Meade Middle-Senior High School, Fort Meade, FL
Miles Hardingwood (Northeast), Hunter College High School, Brooklyn, NY
Shangri-La Hou (Midwest), John Burroughs School, St. Louis, MO
Kallan McKinney (Southwest), Norman High School, Norman, OK
Gabriella Miranda (West), Rowland Hall, Salt Lake City, UT
More information on the National Student Poets Program can be found at www.artandwriting.org/NSPP.