Great Expectations

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B!G on Respect Writing Contest!

Posted by bgsuenglish on October 26, 2009

The BGSU Human Relations Commission Is pleased to announce the First Annual B!G on Respect Writing Contest! Submissions are being accepted through to December 19, 2009. Winners will be announced at the start of Spring semester. Any BGSU student, staff or faculty member can participate.

Essays, poems, short stories, raps—all genres are accepted. Writing must address the topic of respect. You can begin your submission with: “This I believe about respect . . .” There are no length requirements.

Submissions will be judged on the basis of relevance and strength of statement, creativity, and appeal to a BGSU audience. Submissions can be made online. You can also email submissions to Barbara Toth at in a Word document with your name and contact information. Of course, submissions must meet standards of academic honesty.

Prizes of $300, $200, and $100 BGSU Bookstore Certificates will be awarded.


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