Recipients of Spring 2016 Department Awards
Academy of American Poets Award-Sophia Apodaca Poem: "Coming Out to My Mother"
Honorable Mention- Alexa Spann Poem: "Rhapsody in Black"
Henry Van Slooten Award-Jake R. Rarick Essay Title: "Of Maus and Man"
The William L. Wilson Award-Josh Mandell
Robert apRoberts English Honors Essay Prize-Rebecca Rahimi Essay Title: "Commercializing Tragedy"
Professor Mitchell Marcus Prize in English-Nazanin Keynejad, Essay Title: "Villainy and the Will in Renaissance Drama"
Mahlon Gaumer Award-Eric Kufs Essay Title: "Cottages not Cottagers: The Abandoned Plans for the Unseen in Milddlemarch"
Harry Finestone Award in English-Tania Dominguez “Hegemonic Masculinity in Larry Kramer’s Faggots”
Linda Nicols Joseph Merit Scholarship Award-Catherine Cheresh, Samantha Goli, Zuleima Ugalde
Recipients of Fall 2015 Department Awards
Rachel Sherwood Award- Shetachai Chatchoomsai
Honorable Mention-April Shih
Oliver Evans Award- Lusine Makarosyan
Oliver Evans-Annabelle Bonebrake
Linda Nichols Joseph English Merit Scholarship-Sharaya Olmeda
Peterson Morley Award- Christian Cardenas
Philip E. Love English 205 Scholarship-Allison Bunyun
The Eva Latif Award-Daniel Freeman
The Eva Latif Award-Kaitlyn Hider
The Northridge Review Fiction Award-Antoine Bowman
Honorable Mention-Kirk Sever
Recipients of Spring 2015 Department Awards
Academy of American Poets-Cody Dietz
Honorable Mention-Daniel Mouron
"The Explorers Journal"
Henry Van Slooten Scholarship in English- Caroline Cerrelli
"The Anti-Hero's Journey"
Robert apRoberts English Honors Essay Prize- Gabriela Almendarez
"The Topography of Borders: Hybridity, Queerness, and Mexican-American Identity"
The Mahlon Gaumer Award- Stephen Florian
"The Rhetoric of Surf"
The Harry Finestone Award in English-Lily Thiemens
"Le Linnathon: Music and Mythology in Middle Earth
The Professor Mitchell Marcus Prize in English- Eric Barnhart