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First-Year English


2014-2015 Winner

Hortense Skelton Award for Best 101 Essay

First-Year English is pleased to announce the winner of the 2014-2015 Hortense Skelton essay contest, awarded to the writer of an outstanding English essay.

The winner this year was Courtney Spann, for her essay "The Blacker the Berry."

PDF icon The Blacker the Berry - Spann.pdf