English Department Prize Winners

May 22, 2015

Heartiest congratulations to the Prize Winners!

Poetry

 Academy of American Poets:

                Jake Orbison ‘16

Albert Stanborough Cook Prize:

                Jake Orbison ‘16

Gordon Barber Memorial Prize:

                Abigail Carney ’15

Fiction

Elmore A. Willetts Prize for Fiction:

                Nimal Eames-Scott ‘15

                Vincent Tolentino ‘15

                Minami Funakoshi ‘15

J. Edward Meeker Freshman English Prize:

                Thomas Cusano ‘18

Nonfiction

Henry P. Wright Prize:

                Yuval Ben-David ‘16

John Hersey Prize in Journalism for a “body of work”:

                Noah Remnick ‘15

 John Hersey Prize in Journalism for a Longer Work of Nonfiction:

                Rachel Lipstein ‘15

Shorter non-fiction essay by sophomore:

                 Daniel Judt ‘17

Essay Prizes for Freshman

Bloch Prize:
                Alois Cerbu ‘18

Winston T. Townsend Prize “for excellence in English composition”:

                Griffin Shoglo-Rubenstein ‘18

                Alexander Ringlein ‘18

                Alexa Derman ‘18

                Mrinal Kumar ‘18

                Julia Feldstein ‘18

McLaughlin Memorial Prize for Excellence in English composition:

                Amy Xu ‘18

                Simon Horn ‘18

J. Edward Meeker Freshman English Prize:

                Ruiyi Gao ‘18

                Thomas Cusano ‘18

                Woojeong Song ‘18

                Rhea Kumar ‘18

                Evangeline Cai ‘18

Sophomore Prizes

John Hubbard Curtis Prize for “love of the English language and facility in writing”:

                Hayley Kolding ‘17

                Eve Houghton ‘17

C. Wyllis Betts Prize:

                Vivian Wang ‘17

Junior Prizes

John Hubbard Curtis Prize for “love of the English language and facility in writing”:

                William Theiss ‘16

                Oliver Preston ‘16

American Literature Prizes for Juniors and Seniors

Richard Schoenberg Prize for the “best critical essay upon an American poet”:

                Vincent Tolentino ‘15

Henry H. Strong Prize in American Literature:

                Carlee Jensen ‘15

Senior Prizes

Chauncey Brewster Tinker Prize for the Outstanding Senior in English:

                Felicity Sheehy ‘15

Sholom & Marcia Herson Scholarship Prize “for students in the Senior Class … who shall have done outstanding work in English Language and Literature and who intend to do graduate work in English literature”:

                Kyra Morris ‘15

Ralph Paine Memorial Prize for the Best Senior Essay in English:

                Felicity Sheehy ‘15

Lloyd Mifflin Prize for an Outstanding Senior Essay in English:

                Carlee Jensen ‘15

John Hubbard Curtis Prize for Excellence in English Courses and in a Senior Essay: 

                Vincent Tolentino ‘15

                Alexandra Pollak ‘15

                Connor Hoge ‘15

                Gabrielle Hoyt-Disick ‘15

                Kyra Morris ‘15

                Courtney Halgren ‘15

Edward Thompkins McLaughlin Scholarship for Outstanding Work in the Major:

                Felicity Sheehy ‘15

The Marina Keegan Award for Excellence

                Erica Sirakian ‘15

 
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