2020 Library Research Award Winners

Join the Friends of Drake Library in congratulating the winners of the 2020 Library Research Awards.

Congratulations to the winners:

$500 First Place: Marissa Scharlau

“Understanding the Drastic Change in Public Opinion of Prohibition

HST420, Dr. Bruce Leslie

$300 Second Place: John Michael Ryan

“From Conservation to Recreation: Al Smith and Robert Moses and the Dawn of the Modern Liberalism”

HST311, Dr. Jose Torre

$150 (each) Third Place Tie:

Margaret Smith: “A Woman’s Place: How the Civil War Redefined the Roles of Nineteenth Century American Women”

HST419, Dr. John Daly

Molly French: “Positive Reinforcer Identification and Behavioral Training with Goats (Capra hircus)”

PSH399, Dr. Marcie Desrochers

Thank you to the Friends members who read and evaluated the papers: Jill Campbell, Joan Fenton, and Jennifer Kegler.

Thank you to Drake Memorial Library for your excellent support of student library research.

Thank you to the Friends of Drake Library for sponsoring the awards. All members of the community are invited to join the Friends.

May 12, 2021