Open mike poetry reading
Julie Torres (left) and others participated in an open mike poetry reading in Falvey on April 26. Some of the student poets reading their work published poetry in Arthology, the University literary magazine. The reading, commemorating National Poetry Month, was sponsored by the English department and Falvey Memorial Library.
On May 5, at the English department awards ceremony, Patrick Bering was selected Senior Class Poet. Nathalie Anderson, poet and professor of English at Swarthmore College, judged the many entries and also named Phillip Hewitt runner-up.
English professor and poet Lisa Sewell initiated and organized the Senior Class Poet award. (Read more.)
Photograph by Laura Hutelmyer