Applestein-Sweren Prize Winners

Previous Winners

View our winning submissions in eScholarship@Goucher

2016-2017:

First Place

Rose Berman, Post-Baccalaureate Premedical Program '17, Antoine de Saint Exupéry: Pilot, Author, Friend 

Second Place

Jackson Gilman-Forlini, MA of Historic Preservation '18, Histories of Baltimore: How did we get here? 

Honorable Mention

Htet Htet Aye Win '19, Stories from Yesterday: A Collection of Myths, Legends, Fairytales, and Folktales

 

2015-2016:

First Place

Micaela Beigel '19, Once We Were Dreamers: A Collection of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust

Honorable Mention

Julianna Head '19, Adventures with Animals: Through Emotional Landscapes and Actual Ones

 

2014-2015:

Co-First Place

Laura Williams '17, Collecting the Adoption Story, One Page at a Time

Co-First Place

Hannah Fenster '15, 'A Thousand Other Hearts': Women Who Guide Me

Second Place

Michelle Tirto '15, Perspectives of the City

Third Place

Emily K. Collins '15, 'Home Maker': What it Was to be a Woman in Late Victorian America

2013:

First Place

Jacqueline Cast '14, Mind and Iron: A Collection Inspired by Isaac Asimov's Positronic Robots

Second Place

Shayna Meisel '16, Collecting Heroines  

Third Place

Miranda Harmon '14, Comics, Anthologies and Zines

Honorable Mention

Emily K. Collins '15, And Baby Makes...?: Reproduction (or Lack Thereof) in the Mid to Late 19th Century

 

2012:

Co-First Place

Lily Dodge '12: A Portal to Middle Earth: The Dodge Collection of Tolkien Books & Ephemera

Co-First Place

Camden Kimura '12: I Know That Town: To Kill A Mockingbird

Second Place

Cynthia Ferguson '14: Strange Things Afoot: Gothic Literature in the American Tradition 

Honorable mention

JoAnna Ramsey '16: The Movies, the Magic and Me