Prize Winners

2017

Angela Hou, a 2nd year Arts & Science student, Trinity College for her assignment entitled The Crafting of Public Opinion: The Establishment of the People's Republic of China in 1949 and its International Implications for the Cold War in HIS 344's Conflict and Cooperation in the International System since 1945 with Professor Tim Sayle

Alexandra Southgate, a 2nd year Arts & Science student, Victoria University for her assignment entitled Nixon and Vietnam: It Really Was a Duck Hook in HIS 344's Conflict and Cooperation in the International System since 1945 with Professor Tim Sayle

Taylor Irvine, a 4th year Arts & Science student, Innis College for her policy brief entitled The Persecution of the Veil in France Justified through Laïcité in RLG 405's Religion in the Public Sphere with Professor Laura Bugg

Monica Layarda, a 4th year Arts & Science student, Trinity College for her assignment entitled Saving Indonesia: Comparative American, British, and Canadian Policy Toward Indonesia, 1961-1965 in TRN 419's American, British, and Canadian Foreign Policy in Comparative Perspective with Professor Robert Bothwell

Imindu Liyanage, a 4th year Arts & Science student, Victoria University for his assignment entitled Splicing out Cancer: Implicating Novel Splicing Factors in Metastatic Breast Cancer in HMB 499's Research Project in Human Biology with Supervisor Amjad Ali

Cheuk Him Ryan Sun, a 4th year Arts & Science student, New College for his assignment entitled Hong Kong as Entrepot: Jewish, British, and Chinese Refugees in Hong Kong (1937-1947) in HIS 498's Independent Studies course with Professor Doris Bergen

 

2016

Category: First/second year  

1st place: Daphne Wang, a 2nd year Arts & Science student, University College for her assignment entitled
Doi Moi in Light of Moyo’s Theory of Development in SMC 362’s International Development, Justice, Dignity with Professor Reid Locklin

2nd place: Sami Semmar, a 2nd year Arts & Science student, Woodsworth College for his content analysis assignment in SOC 101’s Introduction to Sociology with Professor Christian Caron

3rd place: Sami Ul Haq, a 1st year Arts & Science student, Victoria University for his research grant proposal in VIC 170’s Persuasion and the Rhetoric of Science with Professor Andrew Baines

Category: Third/fourth year

1st placeClaudia Dessanti, a 4th year Arts & Science student, Trinity College for her research essay entitled
A War by Any Other Name: The Use of Analogies in the Nigeria- Biafra War in TRN 411’s Decolonisation in Africa, 1944-1994 with Professor Mairi MacDonald

2nd place: Emma Sanchez-Swaren, a 4th year Arts & Science student, Trinity College for her assignment entitled
The Responsibility to Protect Ten Years Laters: Legitimacy and Applicability in POL 412’s Human Rights and International Relations Professor Wendy Wong

3rd place: Vivian Ying Szeto, a 4th year Arts & Science student, St. Michael’s College for her assignment entitled
The Role of Ryanodine Receptors in Neuronal Outgrowth under Physiologic and Oxygen Glucose Deprived Conditions in Culture in ANA 498’s Project in Anatomy with Professor Zhong-Ping Feng

Honourable mentions

Daviel Lazure Vieira, a 3rd year Arts & Science student, Trinity College for his assignment entitled
Precolonial Imaginaries and Colonial Legacies in Mobutu’s “Authentic” Zaïre in TRN 411’s Decolonisation in Africa, 1944-1994 with Professor Mairi MacDonald

Emily Tsui, a 4th year Arts & Science student, Trinity College for her assignment entitled
Home in the North: The Northern Forum, Alaska, and Circumpolar Subnational Governance in POL 499 Senior Thesis and Seminar Course with Professor Donald Kingsbury and Professor Emeritus Franklyn Griffiths

All winning entries are uploaded into TSpace, University of Toronto's research repository.