English: Awards

Department of English


Excellence in Literature Award

Barbara M. Britsch, Ph.D.

This award is given to a student in an upper level English Department course, in recognition of a paper judged by department faculty as showing superior insight, clarity, and originality.

Past Recipients:

  • Dianna Roberts, 2013
  • Ruth Mitchell, 2012
  • Nathan Kuehnl and Melissa Pompili, 2011
  • Amanda May, 2010
  • Vicki Davis, 2009

Excellence in Writing Award

Sr. Lucilla Osinski, O.S.F., Ph.D.

This award recognizes outstanding work in a composition course.

Past Recipients:

  • Katie Goliver and Hanna McLaughlin, 2013
  • Jon K. Stoll II, 2011
  • Carter Bourland, 2010
  • Sarah Semmler, 2009