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NARRAGANSETT â€“ U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse visited Narragansett High School Wednesday to present Climate Hero Awards to three students.
Kelly Gershkoff, Janelle Schartner and Audrey Whalen received the award for their nationally recognized documentary on climate change and sea level rise entitled, â€śJourney to Slow Sea Level Rise.â€ť The documentary received an honorable mention in C-SPANâ€™s 2014 StudentCam Competition. The national competition prompted middle school and high school students around the country to make a film that answers, â€śWhatâ€™s the most important issue U.S. Congress should consider in 2014?â€ť
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