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Dearing Writing Awards (Upstate Students, Faculty, & Staff)

Congratulations to the winners of the

29th Annual Dearing Writing Awards [2015]



Winners of the 2015 Dearing Writing Awards

Student Poetry

Kaitlin Kyi, all the kids aside from you

Jordana Gilman, Three Times a Day

Brielle Stanton, Scar Tissue

Student Essay/Prose

Kayla Jagoda, The Small Reminder

Travis Quinn, To the Patient in Room 16

Alisa Anderson, Finding Our Routine

Faculty/Employee Poetry

Pam Freeman, Land Line

Joan Confrancesco, bruce i am sick of writing these haikus

Faculty/Employee Essay/Prose

James Knoll IV, MD, Parkland Still

Katherine Robinson, He Didn’t Look Dead

This award celebrates the connections between the healing sciences and creative arts. Established in 1985, the Dearing Writing Award is presented annually for the best essay, short story, or poem in two categories: student and faculty/employee. All submissions to the contest also receive consideration for publication in CBH's journal, The Healing Muse.