The English Department at Seminole State College of Florida recognized the winners of three student writing competitions during a ceremony on Wednesday, April 4.
Professor Webb Harris announced the winners of the Research Paper Competition:
All three Research Paper Competition winners will receive a cash prize plus a three-credit scholarship.
Harris also announced the first-, second- and third-place winners of “Veritas,” Seminole State’s short-fiction competition.
The Dr. Stephen Caldwell Wright Poetry Awards went to three students. “Swoon Me on the Deep,” by Anna Kimball, of Oviedo, was the winning poem. Honorable mentions went to Monica M. Webb, of Heathrow, for “of my lover’s arms,” and Michelle Semel, for “Ouija.”
The poetry awards honor Dr. Wright, a longtime English instructor at Seminole State.
Dr. Hakeem Oluseyi, a regular on Discovery Network, Science Channel and National Geographic, will present the topic, “Reach for the Stars, No Matter What the Odds.” This free event will be held on Wednesday, April 5, from 7 - 9 p.m. in the Fine Arts Concert Hall (building G) at the College’s Sanford/Lake Mary Campus.Read More »
Scholarships for Summer Term 2017 are available for qualified students through the Foundation for Seminole State College. The deadline for students to apply is March 31.Read More »
The Seminole State College of Florida nursing program has been ranked as the best in the nation by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing.Read More »