The Hortense Skelton Award for Best 101 Essay Goes to Lydia Gross!
First-Year English is pleased to announce the winner of the 2015-2016 Hortense Skelton essay contest, awarded to the writer of an outstanding English 101 essay.
This year's winner is Lydia Gross for her English 101 comparative analysis essay. Lydia, a nursing major, had this to say about her First-Year English experience: "My favorite thing about English 101 was learning how to see deeper into real world events that I had never thought about. I was also able to get to know my teacher and peers due to the small class size."
Read her award-winning essay by downloading the file below.Lydia Gross: Winning English 101 Essay