College of Arts and Letters

2020 College of Arts and Letters Honors and Awards Celebration


UToledo Spring 2020 Commencement


the 2020 SPRING CAL Honors and awards Celebration video

A video presentation of the 2020 UToledo College of Arts and Letters Honors and Awards Celebration! In the video, watch for a special video clip of Tom Lingeman, Karen Roderick-Lingeman and Julia Labay Darrah from the UToledo Department of Art pouring the medals for our Outstanding Student award winners. Thanks, Tom!

Read the Essays

The winners of our Dean's Prize awards for Essays and Creative Work have graciously allowed us to post their winning entries. To read them, click the links below.

Long Essay Winner

The House on Mulberry Street:  Authoritarianism, Orientalism, and the Experience of Interior Spaces in Hisham Matar's In the Country of Men
by Isabel Abu-Absi

Short Essay Winner

We Say Who, When, and How Much:  Feminism in Pretty Woman
by Elizabeth Konopka

Creative Work

The Last Farewell
by Russell Axon

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Last Updated: 7/31/20