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2009 Dr. King Student Essay Contest


Karen Terry, 2008 Student Winner

2009 Dr. King Student Essay Contest

Dr. Kings Legacy: 41 years later, are we ready for change?

First Place Winner was Nickolas Brockman.

Second Place was Chana D. Florans.

Third Place Winner was Kerry Kevin Manderbach.

Cheri R. Rodgers and Faisel Pervaiz: Honorable Mention

Thank you to all the students who entered the contest.

Essay Rules

1.Essay must speak to the theme: Dr. Kings Legacy: 41 year later, are we ready for change?

2.Essay must contain at least 500 words, but no more than 1000 words and will be judged on content and writing ability.

3.Deadline for submission is December 5, 2008.

4.The essay submission must include a cover sheet with your name, address, telephone number, student ID number and e-mail address. Please Include address and phone where you can be reached during the semester break.

5.Submit essay by electronic submission in Microsoft Word format to

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