Women's Basketball's Holly Medley Wins Writing Showcase Award
CHICAGO -- Holly Medley from the women’s basketball team was honored by DePaul for outstanding writing skills.
Medley was invited to enter her paper “The Metamorphosis” to the DePaul Writing Showcase. Robin Kacel, Medley’s English 103 professor from Winter Quarter encouraged her to apply and Holly was one of 50 applicants. Overall 39 DePaul students were honored in a ceremony on May 30 and Medley’s paper won her an honorable mention in the Personal Essay Category.
Students from all First Year Program courses were invited to submit their work. The Writing Showcase honors the work of students in First Year Program courses. A panel of judges from across the university selected which entrants would be invited to showcase their papers at the event as well as selected the winners.