Past Winning Manuscripts
Past winning manuscripts are provided below as a guideline for students.
1992 "Self-determination and Uniqueness: The Challenge of the HIV-positive Drug Addict"
1993 "Right to Die"
1993 "Values: My Process and Practice"
1994 "The Value of Hope"
Elizabeth Anne Gleason
1995 "Values for Developing Cultural Competence"
1996 "The Essence of Spirituality"
Patricia Martin Kovacs
1998 "The Impact of Self-reflection on Therapy"
1999 "A life review: The Evolution of a Social Worker
Angela Taylor Arche
2000 "Letting Go"
Catrina Johnson Stackpoole
2002 "Constructing the Self of the Profession"
S. Helena Campbell
2004 "My Journey of Change"
2005 "Dimensions of Healing: My Journey from Nursing to Social Work"
Linda M. Bender
2007 "Between Two Cultures"
2007 "Conflicts Within: Personal Bias and the Professional Self"
2009 "Dissonance Between Feminist and Social Work Values: A Personal Exploration of Anger
2011 "Physical Discipline and Cultural Understanding"
2012 "Asking Why: Confronting Childhood Sexual Abuse"
2013 "Embracing Men: A Feminist's Transformational Journey"
Linsey Rae Higgins
2015 "Practice Makes Progress: Navigating trauma, empathy, and self-disclosure in clinical social work practice."
Caitlin Stolz Desjardins
2016 "A Hospice Social Worker's Journey: Ethics, Values, and Overcoming Personal Biases"
Anne N. Ferrari
2017 "Discovering, Acknowledging, and Understanding Biases in Social Work Practice"
2018 "Re-storying Struggles as Opportunities"