Reminder: contest deadline
By | News Editor
Oct. 16, 2013

ANY STUDENT ENROLLED AT City College is eligible to win up to $1,000 for writing an “outstanding essay” for the English department’s annual essay writing contest.

Students must deliver entries by Friday, Oct. 18, to Rodda South 226, the Language and Literature division office. Winners will be announced Nov. 22— $1,000 for first place, $700 for second place, and $300 for third place.

Students must write an essay for the contest based on James Rawls’s essay, “California Dreaming: Myths of theGolden Land.” Copies of this essay and instructions for the contest are available at the Language and Literature Division Office in RS226 or at the Writing Center in the Learning Resource Center.

More information and a .pdf version of the essay are available from English Professor Maureen Dana at 916-650-2962 or

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