Student Poetry Awards 2010: An evening of verse and rhyme
The UT Tyler Robert R. Muntz Library hosted the 2010 Student Poetry Awards on Tuesday, April 13, 2010. This was the library’s capstone event for National Poetry Month. The event took place at Braithwaite Auditorium. Our keynote poet for the evening was Karla Morton, the 2010 Texas Poet Laureate. After the reception and book signing, the event drew students and members of the community for an evening of verse and recognition. The 2010 winners of the Student Poetry Contest are:
- First Place: Laura Ragsdale for "and linger and orbit."
- Second Place: Jennifer Simmons for "Stream of Consciousness."
- Third Place: Tina Bausinger for "Remember Us."
- Fourth Place: Felicia Gonzalez for "Sleep Chamber."