(click on students' names to read winning essays)
Level III Winners: Graduate
"Shaping a Revolution:
The Virginia County Committees of Safety"
"Flight from Slavery:
Rethinking the Underground Railroad in Virginia"
"An American Israel"
Level I Winners:
Freshman and Sophomore
Second-place winner's name and essay
removed at author's request
Words Dropped from the Bee-Mouth"
Level II Winners: Junior and Senior
The Importance of Localism and Non-Profit Radio"
"Blood of Patriots"
"The Question of Citizenship in the French Revolution"
Sponsored by the College of Arts & Letters Dean’s Office
& the School of Writing, Rhetoric, and Technical Communication