Past Award Recipients

2018

YiYi (Jessica) Li, Chemistry
Article: "The Unspoken Epidemic of Trauma in Trenton’s Inner-City Youths"

2017

Steffen Seitz, Philosophy
Article: "The Wine Menu from Hell: The Schmidt Insect Sting Pain Index"

2016

Rebecca Tang, Molecular Biology
Article: "Manjul Bhargava: The Midas of Mathematics"
News article: "Reflections from the Ebola Crisis: The fall of vaccine development"
Opinion Article: "In Defense of Angeline Jolie"

2015

Dayton Martindale,Astrophysics
Three submissions: "Begging for Planets", "HAT in Hand", "Star Cross'd Part I,  and Star Cross'd Part II".

2014

Lauren Wyman, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Profile of Professor Tullis Onstott entitled "Finding the Hell-Worm"

2013 -3 Winners

1st Prize - Tara Thean - Collection of journal entries entitled "Scientist at Work:  A Bottlenose Dolphin Field Journal" and an article "Citizen Calls" 

2nd Prize - Emily Trost - For two submissions, a profile of Gerta Keller entitled "Dirty Science" and a class paper "As the Smoke Still Rises" 

3rd Prize - Jeffrey Chen - For two submissions, a profile of Dr. Frances Ashcroft entitled "Love, Fran:  The Spark of a Lifelong Diabetes Researcher," and an article "A Sea Creature that can outlive you...Three times over." 

Honorable Mention - Maia ten Brink for her profile of Michael Graziano entitled "Michael Graziano:  Experimental Writer" 

Honorable Mention - Abigail Greene for her profile of Janet Monge entitled "Skeletons in our Past:  One Anthropologist's Quest to Make Human Evolution Accessible to us all."