Denny Prize for Distinction in Writing recipients announced
The Denny Prize for Distinction in Writing recognizes the fundamental importance of writing to thinking and to all fields of scholarly endeavor. The competition is open to all part-time and full-time faculty and staff members who are employed at St. Catherine University in the year in which the prize is awarded.
This year, each first-place winner will be awarded $1,500 to continue their writing. The winners are as follows:
Denny Award Winner for Non–Fiction:
Colleen Carpenter, Ph.D., for her work entitled "Contemplating the Landscapes of Motherhood: The Discovery of Beauty in a Place We Thought We Knew."
Denny Award Winner for Creative Non-Fiction:
Anika Fajardo, for her work entitlted "Magical Realism for Nonbelievers."
- Hui Wilcox, for her work entitled "The Mediated Figure of Hmong Farmer, Hmong Studies, and Asian American Critique."
- Gabrielle Civil, for her work entitled "On Strange (Performance Meditations)."