2016 Writing Excellence Award Winners

CONNECTIONS CORE

Leah O'Sullivan

Samuel Willard: An Unreliable Narrator

Connections 332: Witchcraft in Colonial New England
Professor William Breitenbach

FIRST-YEAR SEMINARS 

Alia Kabir

Greatness is Overrated but Sometimes We Just Can't Help Ourselves: An Analysis of Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

SSI1 172: The Scientific and Romantic Revolutions
Professors George Erving and Nese Devenot

GRADUATE PROGRAMS 

Diane Wright

Intersections of Identity and Cultural Competency: A White Teacher in a Tribal School

Education 629: Seminar in Educational Experience, Context and Meaning
Professor Molly Pugh

HUMANITIES

Cody Chun

Edomdemo Ilidorom: Constructing the Language Duwen

Engl 371: History of the English Language
Professor John Wesley

Alex McNeil

Identity and Agency in Totalitarian Regimes

History 325: History of Totalitarian Regimes
Professor Benjamin Tromly

NATURAL SCIENCES and MATHEMATICS

Jesse Hughes

Effect of canopy cover and specific leaf area on endophyte diversity in Rhododendron macrophyllum and Acer macrophyllum

Biology 211:  Ecology
Professor Stacey Weiss

Abby Scurfield

The Neurobiological Determinants of Creativity

Biology 434: Neurobiology
Professor Susannah Hannaford

SOCIAL SCIENCES

Lucas Henken

"Internal Instability and Technology: Do Text Messages and Social Media Increase Levels of Internal Conflict?

Economics 411: Senior Thesis Seminar
Professor Kate Stirling

Matthew Byrne

Exploring the Ostensibly Subversive Nature of the Effeminate Gay Male

Honors 214: Interrogating Inequality
Professor Suzanne Holland

RACE AND PEDAGOGY

Cody Chun

"Aesthetics, Ethics, and Narratives of Race in the Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

African American Studies 401: Narratives of Race
Professor Grace Livingston