March 17, 2010
Elizabeth Blevins, Director, Office of Communications
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Shawnee State University Student Writing Award Winners Announced
Shawnee State University’s Assistant Professor of English
and Humanities Neil Carpathios has announced the winners of
the 2010 Shawnee State University Student Writing Awards.
three categories that they were able to choose from
including fiction, creative nonfiction and poetry. One
winner was chosen from each category with a maximum of two
honorable mentions per category.
received a cash prize of $25 and publication in the spring
edition of Silhouette magazine. Each honorable mention
received a gift card of $5 and possible publication in the
spring edition of the Silhouette magazine.
and honorable mentions include:
Winner: Lori McNelly for “Teresa”
Honorable Mention: Christina Jones for “The Mechanic’s
Winner: Christina Jones for “The Death of Me”
Honorable Mention: Lori McNelly for “The Boy Who Lived”
Winner: Matt McGuire for “Poor Bastard Blues: A Radio
Honorable Mention: Kevin LeMaster for “Egg”