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Congratulations Veterans Essay Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the "Words to Honor and Support Our Veterans" essay contest!! The judges all remarked that this was a very difficult decision, as we had so many high quality entries. Thanks to all who participated, either as writers or as judges.

Awards will be presented to the winners during the Veteran's Panel Discussion on Wednesday, November 2, during Happening Hour at 11:00 a.m. in Matheson Library. All students, faculty, staff, and community members are welcome to attend this event.

Faculty/Staff

  • First Place: Mellisa Duncan--"Lessons Learned"
  • Honorable Mention: Kay Thomason--"Supporting and Honoring Our American Veterans"
  • Honorable Mention: Tina Carver--"Proud to be an American"
First Place: Mellisa Duncan--"Lessons Learned"

Students

  • First Place: Ashlee Cogan--"My Sister, My Soldier, My Hero"
  • Honorable Mention: Tim Story--"The Boys Atop Sand Hill"
  • Honorable Mention: Lauren Hagen--"The Small Sacrifices Aren't Small at All"
First Place: Ashlee Cogan--"My Sister, My Soldier, My Hero"