Our first Common Common Read essay competition was a success!
Students entered writing projects inspired by this year’s Common Read text, Ten Letters: Stories Americans Tell their President.
Judges selected four prize-winning pieces.
Congratulations to James Bowser and Mary Schwab, who took prizes in both categories.
Composition I Common Read Research Category
- Mary Schwab “Don’t Forget about the Animals.” $300
- James Bowser “The Sole Way of Ending Poverty in America.” $300
Composition I Common Read Non-Research Category
- Mary Schwab “Rhetorical Analysis of ‘I Was Bullied in High School and Seriously Contemplated Suicide.” $100
- James Bowser “Letter to UT President Lloyd Jacobs.” $100