CSW Student Recognition Night






2016-2017 Student Recognition Night

          To honor the newly published writers, the Connecticut Writing Project will host a Student Recognition Night on May 11, 2017 at the Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts, on the campus of the University of Connecticut, Storrs.  Selected writers will be chosen to represent their grade by reading their winning entries, and all writers, featured artists, and their teachers will be honored and presented with certificates and copies of the magazine.

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Students writers and artists who will be featured in the magazine are listed below:

          2017 CSW Artwork Honorees

          2017 CSW Published Writers

          2017 CSW Honorable Mentions



  • Leadership



The keynote speaker for 2017's Student Recognition Night will be UCONN professor Gina Barreca.

Past Recognition Night Keynote Speakers Include:

2016: Lynda Mullaly Hunt

2015: Heather Webb

2014: Rita Williams-Garcia

2013: Wally Lamb

2012: Elizabeth Thomas

2011: Katie Davis

2010: Barbara McClintock

2009: Mark Kimball Moulton

2008: Pegi Deitz Shea

2007: Karen Romano Young

2006: Suzy Kline

2005: Scot Haney

2004: Lucy Hurston

Directions to Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts can be found at:


To purchase a bound version of the latest CSW magazine, please visit: Connecticut Student Writers Magazine