Nonnewaug High School junior art student Eliana Groben submitted her piece “Still Swimming” in the 5th Congressional District Art Competition. Eliana’s piece was awarded first place overall and was chosen out of 132 entries from the 5th Congressional District. The Art Competition featured 111 participating artists ranging from grades nine through twelve from nineteen schools within the 5th Congressional District. This exhibition was on display at the Mattatuck Museum from May 7 - May 22, 2022. Eliana’s artwork will be displayed for one year at the U.S. Capitol, as part of an exhibit along with winners from around the country.