The English Department would like to extend special congratulations to graduating senior Angira S. Pettit-Pickens. In addition to winning the English Department’s Best Seminar Paper Award for her essay "I Own This Body & I Own This Revolution: The Importance of Self-Representation in the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements ," Angira also took home the prestigious College of Arts & Sciences Outstanding Student Award. Great work, Angira! To learn more about Angira's remarkable accomplishments, please read the CAS Dean's tribute to Angira , delivered at the annual CAS Student Recognition Ceremony in April 2015.
For more information about English Department awards and scholarships, including lists of all past recipients, please visit our Student Awards & Scholarships page.