Saint Xavier University Chicago Campus Quad

Language and Literature

University LiteraRy Contest/
concurso universitario de literatura

Thank you to all who have submitted! The literary competition was co-sponsored by Saint Xavier University, DePaul University, Northeastern Illinois University, University of Illinois at Chicago, California State University-Stanislaus, and Purdue University.

The first place winner was recognized with a $100 prize, funded by the College of Arts and Sciences, during a literary event and arts performance held at Gilhooley’s Grande Salon on 4/28/2017.

The winners 

First place winner is Miriam Cerrato, a major in Spanish in the Professions in the Foreign Languages program.

Second place was tied between Oscar Ortega-Melquiades, from Northeastern Illinois University and Luz Torres from Saint Xavier University.