URE 2016 Winners

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FIRST PLACE:

Elizabeth Catchmark

Departments of English, Philosophy, African American Studies, and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

College of the Liberal Arts

Nominated by Megan Fung, Ph.D.

"Kindred Spirits:  Reading Interracial Love Relationships Through Embodied White Supremacy"

SECOND PLACE:

Cherish Harper

African Studies Program

College of the Liberal Arts

Nominated by Clemente Abrokwaa, Ph.D.

"Institutional Racism"

THIRD PLACE (TIE):

Janelle Kelly

Department of Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies

College of the Liberal Arts

Nominated by Jill Wood, Ph.D.

"Being Black and Male in America:  Racialized Violence Against Black Males in U.S. Society"


Seamus Wagner

African Studies Program and Department of Political Science

College of the Liberal Arts

Nominated by Clemente Abrokwaa, Ph.D.

"The Arab Slave Trade in East Africa and its Impact on the Coastal Peoples of East Africa"