2020 Winning Essays

Essay Contest Winners Announced

essay contest winners

We are pleased to announce the winners of the Collegiate Laws of Life Essay Contest. First place winner, William McCarter, read his essay at the Paterno Fellows Recognition Ceremony on February 12, and other students who attended were presented with certificates. Check for links below as we roll out the essays here in the coming weeks.

FIRST PLACE:
William McCarter, ’21 PF Classics and Ancient Mediterranean Studies, and Economics

SECOND PLACE:
Tiffany Godley, ’22 PF English

THIRD PLACE:
Taran Samarth, ’23 PF Sociology and Political Science

HONORABLE MENTIONS:
Nicole D’Amico, ’22 PF Sociology and International Politics
Raymond L. Hoy, ’20 PF Economics, and Community, Environment, and Development
Sophia Wertz, ’20 PF Economics and International Politics