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Off-Campus Study & Exchanges

Essay Contest - 2012

Off-Campus Study & Exchanges is pleased to announce the winners of the 2012 OCSE Essay Contest. OCSE received many inspiring stories from students that studied off-campus. 

A first-place winner was selected as well as two honorable mentions. Representatives chosen by the office of Off-Campus Study & Exchanges served as the judging committee for the contest.

Winning essays

Molly O'Brien, 2012- WINNER
Big Hill
Molly studied in Prague, Czech Republic on the SIT Czech Republic: Arts & Social Change program in spring 2011.

Max Siegelbaum, 2012- Honorable Mention
In Search of Sheep
Max studied in Rabat, Morocco on the SIT Morocco: Multiculturalism & Human Rights program in fall 2010.

Lauren Tobias, 2012- Honorable Mention
Lauren studied in New Zealand on the IES Auckland program in spring 2011.