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Honors Students Win in USU Creative Writing Contest


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USU's 26th annual Creative Writing and Art Contest culminated this week with wins for three honors students. Nate Hardy and Justyn Hardy took second and third place in the poetry category, and senior Rylee Jensen won an honorable mention in the art category. The contest uses a blind judging panel from across disciplines at USU and in the Cache Valley Community to recognize

Nate's pieces were "Bluegrass," "Caught," and "Moved Through Today Like A Basquiat Painting." Justyn's third-place pieces were "Letting it Go," "Avalanche," and "Fold."

In Art, Rylee won honorable mention for "Mine," "Bask in Stardust," and "Succumb."

The winning pieces will published in Sink Hollow Literary Journal and read at Helicon West, an uncensored open-mic event, on April 25 at 7:00 p.m. in LIB 101.

Congratulations to our honors students on their great work!