John Hersey was one of the first journalists on the scene on Aug. 6, 1945, after the Americans dropped an atom bomb on the city of Hiroshima. He took a catastrophic event and described it through the emotional stories of six people who had been in the city: a minister, two physicians, a widow, a young factory worker and a Catholic priest. At that moment, he contributed significantly to the world history everyone studies today.
Twelve Walsworth Yearbooks schools represented in 2018 NSPA individual contest finalist selections
Students from 12 Walsworth Yearbooks schools were among those listed when NSPA began naming finalists in its annual individual contests.