2018 Showcase and Crouse Winners

We are excited to announce the winners of both the 2018 Professional Writing Showcase and this year’s recipients of the Crouse Awards in Professional Writing!

Professional Writing Showcase Award Winners

Best Overall Presentation

Title: “Cube Hog”
Presenters: Tyler Damm and Thibault Corens
Instructor: Tony Bushner, ENGL 420E

Best Visual Design

Title: “Northend Neighborhood Data Analysis”
Presenter: Sarah Merryman
Instructor: Carrie Grant, ENGL 203

Best Collaborative Project

Title: “Preserving Roots: Hanna Center’s Move to the New Northend Center”
Presenters: Haley Guthrie and Hannah Jones
Instructor: Carrie Grant, ENGL 203

People’s Choice Award

Title: “Cube Hog”
Presenters: Tyler Damm and Thibault Corens
Instructor: Tony Bushner, ENGL 420E

Design Contest Winner

Caitlynn Lawson

Instructor Ignite Session, Second Place

Tony Bushner, “Board Game Manual Design & User Testing”

Instructor Ignite Session, First Place

Haley Larsen, “Branding in the Business Writing Classroom”

Crouse Awards in Professional Writing

Crouse Undergraduate Fellowship

Sarah Merryman

Crouse Writing & Publishing

Emily Jones

Crouse Technical Writing

Alexandra Paoli

Crouse Academic Editing Award

Caitlin Stamper

Crouse Study Abroad

Carly Robinson
Sarah Merryman

Crouse Graduate Student Emergent Scholar

Erin Brock Carlson
Michelle McMullin
John Sherrill

Crouse Graduate Student Promising Scholar

Ryan Michael Murphy

Thank You to Crouse Judges

Alumni Judges

Rob Heise, Software Implementation lead, Wex, Inc. (Class of 2004)
Arielle Laskau, Technical Writer, Tesla, Inc. (Class of 2012)
Callie Leuck, Medical Writer, Avant Healthcare (Class of 2010)
Sharon James McGee, Associate Dean of the Graduate School, Western Carolina University (PhD, 1999)
Fernando Ruiz Esparza, Program Development Officer, Coast and Harbor Associates (Class of 2010)
Steven Thorton, Technical Writer, Dematic Corporation (Class of 2014)

Faculty Judges

Richard Johnson-Sheehan, Professor
Bradley Dilger, Associate Professor and Director of First Year Writing
Michael J. Salvo, Associate Professor and Director of Professional Writing
Patricia Sullivan, Professor and Director of the Graduate Program in Rhetoric and Composition

Thank You to ICaP

Thank you also to our friends in Introductory Composition at Purdue who’ve announced the awards for their showcase too.