Join in the Civility Campaign Essay Contest to express your views on civility!
The Civility Campaign Essay Contest has now ended. Thank you to all our entrants and
congratulations to the winners!
- 1st Place: Charles Crabtree
- 2nd Place: Lindsey Randall
- 3rd Place: Brittany Cleggins
- Honorable Mention: Richard Sims
Our winners, left to right, Lindsey Randell with her mother, Charles Crabtree with
his friend, and Brittany Cleggins with her mother.
How does the individual's choice to practice daily civility affect society at large?
All essays submitted for the contest will be reviewed by a panel of University of
Memphis faculty, staff, and students. Three winning essays will be selected, and the
authors will be invited to read their essays at a presentation ceremony to be announced;
readings will be recorded and videos posted on the Respect webpage. Excerpts from
the first place essay may be published in The Daily Helmsman.
First Prize: Kindle Fire
Second prize: $100 Declining Balance dollars
Third prize: $100 Declining Balance dollars
Deadline for submission: March 19, 2012
Winners to be announced: April 2, 2012
Submit your essay now!*
*Essays will need to be uploaded to the student's UMdrive. See submission form for instructions.
For general questions, please email Susan Te Paske at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For questions about the rules and guidelines, please email Terry Ansbro at email@example.com.