The Department of Culture and Communication selects exemplary student writers each year to receive the C&C Award for Exellence in Writing.
The awards are announced in the Spring. All awards come with a certificate and small prize for the winning cadets.
These prizes are 100% funded by donations from C&C faculty.
Creative Fiction: Aaron Lamb, "The Klaubatamann" (Prof. Julie Chisolm - Creative Writing)
Creative Non Fiction: Daniel Lancaster, "Regionalism Essay" (Prof. Amy Parsons - US Lit of the Sea)
Academic Essay: Bonnie May, "Living Simply (Prof. Sarah Senk - Critical Thinking)
Runners-up (not pictured):
Adam Magby: "A Love Lost"
Ian Tadeo : "Deathography"
Tessa Bernardis:"La Bora"
Tyan Twisselman: "Familiar Faces"
Keelan Baublits: "Living off Campus"
Writing Honor Roll
Forrest Eagle (left) wrote, "Congratulations! You Have a New Missed Connection" in EGL100 (English Composition).
Jazmin Silveri (right) wrote, "The 'Female Ethos' in Persuasion and Ultramarine"in EGL315 (World Lit of the Sea).
For Outstanding Writing in a Lower-Division Course: Donovan Shackleford, "The Enslavement of the Scrivener and the Creature," EGL-200, Introduction to Literature.
For Outstanding Writing in an Upper-Division Course: Ryan O'Dell, "Integrative Essay," EGL-310, U.S. Literature of the Sea.
Special Mention for Excellence in Writing: John Halstead, "Death of a Child" CSL-210, Dying: The Final Stage of Living
Inaugural award winners: Matt Leli, Dr. Parsons, Dr. Dewey, Dr. Chisholm, Emilia Sween, Wade Phinney.