Welcome families from the class of 2023! May 30-31 marks spring orientation on campus. DetailsWelcome families from the class of 2023! May 30-31 marks spring orientation on campus. Details

2015 Essay Prize Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the second annual Richard T. Schellhase Essay Prize in Ethics! 

1st prize and $3,000

Ethan Wright, “Of Drones and Justice: A Just War Theory Analysis of the United States’ Drone Campaigns

2nd prize and $2,000

Alex Lowe, “Killing Kindly: Applying Jens Timmermann’s Kantian Ethics of Animal Welfare to the Modern System of Livestock Farming

3rd prize and $1,000

Rachel Bonner, “Ethics in Exhibitions: Considering Indigenous Art

Honorable Mentions

Rachel Philip, “No Vacancy: The Ethics of Homelessness and American Morale”

Peter Eisenhauer, “Ethical Concerns of the Surveillance State”

Collin Takita, “Adaptive Directivity: An Educator’s Approach to a Raw English Language Learner”

Arthur Robinson, “Faces”

March 10th, 2021

  • Bear Innovation Competition 11:59pm: BEAR Innovation Registration Deadline

    The annual BEAR Innovation Competition encourages students to develop an entrepreneurial idea that satisfies a societal need. You are free to choose either a for-profit or not-for-profit enterprise. The competition is designed for students in any field of study and any class year to pitch their original ideas in front of judges for the opportunity to win cash prizes. This year’s cash prizes amount to $10,000!

    Click here to Register!

April 18th, 2021

  • Bear Innovation Competition All Day: BEAR Innovation Competition
    The annual BEAR Innovation Competition encourages students to develop an entrepreneurial idea that satisfies a societal need. You are free to choose either a for-profit or not-for-profit enterprise. The competition is designed for students in any field of study and any class year to pitch their original ideas in front of judges for the opportunity to win cash prizes. This year’s cash prizes amount up to $10,000!

    Click here to register!