Student Writing Awards 2017-2018

English 101

  • Spencer Beaman.“Writing an Opinion Piece is Easy, Right?”

Instructor: Alisa Russell


English 102

  • Samantha Mitra. “An Examination of Kendrick Lamar’s Ability to Mobilize Constituents Through His Album DAMN” 

Instructor: Stephen Johnson

  • Gabby Wadley.“Higher Education: Low-Income Students’ Institutional Patterns, Opportunities, and Need for Institutional Advancements.”

Instructor: Nino Cipri


English 203

  • Peter Ercolani.“Knowing the Way of Laughter: ‘Ugandan Knuckles’ and Humor Theory”

Instructor: Leighann Dicks

  •  Bhavna Gupta. Morality Explored: Contemporary and Olden Times.”

Instructor: Shane Wood 

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