The ASU Libraries are pleased to announce the following winners of the 2010 Student Book Collecting Contest:
Graduate Student Division:
Steve Elliott: Best Collection, First Place – $600
Ph.D. Student , Biology and Society: History and Philosophy of Science
“The Received View Received Again” Logical Positivism/Empiricism, 1920-1966.
John Southard: Best Collection, Second Place – $300
Graduate Student, History
Arizona History, Culture and Politics
Craig Kosnik: Best Collection, Third Place – $200, Best Essay, First Place – $250
Ph.D. Student, Theater for Youth
Finding a Way to Grow Up: A Look at Youth and Adolescent Protagonists in Comic Books, Graphic Novels, Picture Books, Plays and Novels.
Daniel Maxey: Best Collection, Honorable Mention – $100
Master of Education candidate in Higher and Postsecondary Education
Higher Education Reform and Articulation of Institutional Commitment to the Public.
Briana Stapleton Welch: Best Essay. Second Place – $100
MFA Theater for Youth candidate, School of Theater and Film Graduate Student
“Pages of Childhood: Brianna Stapleton Welch’s Picture Book Collection.”
Heather Tompkins: Best Collection, First Place – $600
Undergraduate Student, Microbiology
Shojo Manga: More than falling in Love.
Jenny Brundage: Best Collection, Second Place – $300; Best Essay, First Place – $250
Undergraduate Student, English: Creative Writing
Hopeful Outcomes for Queer Youth.
John Tyler Cox: Best Collection, Third Place – $200
Undergraduate Student , Mechanical Engineering
“The Magic, Memories, and Making of the Disney Parks”
Emily Cole: Best Collection, Honorable Mention – $100
Undergraduate Student in English Literature, and Women and Gender Studies
“Exalting Virginity, Despoiling Maidens, and Trading Women: Male Control of Female Bodies In the Middle Ages and Contemporary Society.”
Emily Reynolds: Best Essay, Second Place – $100
Undergraduate Student, English Literature, History and Psychology Major
“Nancy Drew: Teen Detective”
The winners will be recognized and receive their prize money at the annual ASU Libraries Donor Reception on April 21, 2010.
We thank all the student entrants for their participation in this contest.