Current freshmen have the opportunity to submit entries in an essay contest for a chance to win a $500 Common Reading Scholarship (awarded for Spring 2015). Two honorable mention awards of $150 may be awarded as well. All three winning entries in each category will be published in The Forge next spring.
Deadlines for submissions: December 1, 2014 by midnight.
Respond to a particular passage, or chapter, of Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking, in a 400-600 word essay. The essay should react to something specific in the book that the writer found personally intriguing, revelatory, or insightful.
Questions? Please contact one of the following professors: Lee Kruger.