Seniors, Take Part in the Alumni Association Essay Contest

Theme for both Contests: Respond to the following in 800 words or less.

Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus once wrote:  “My goal was to bring each student a sense of his/her own worth by treating him/her with dignity and respect, by honoring his/her racial background, not as a picturesque oddity, but as a valued contribution in the tapestry of American life.”  In light of the issues and controversies we face in the U.S.(BE SPECIFIC), what contributions will you make to improve the fabric of our society and the world?