Thursday, January 21, 2010

Awards: Graduate Student Scarlett Brooks Wins MLK Jr. Essay Competition

The University Graduate School would like to congratulate English graduate student Scarlett Brooks for her first-place win in the graduate student category of the 2010 MLK Jr. Essay Competition.  She shared her winning essay with attendees  of the 2010 Martin Luther King Jr. Leadership Breakfast on Monday, January 18, 2010 at Alumni Hall. Essay competitors were asked to reflect upon th e2009 MLK Jr. Lecture and if they, or anyone they admire, answered Dr. King's call to act upon a cause relevant to their own generation. 

Read the call for essays.