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Winners of 2014 Diversity Contest

Winners of 2014 Diversity Contest

The theme for the 2014 Diversity Contest was Weirdness. Students were asked to reflect on Weirdness as a social stigma, as a source of wonder in nature, and as a force that challenges the status quo.

Projects were accepted in four areas:

  1. Visual arts
  2. Multimedia
  3. Written arts
  4. Performance

Students submitted more than 100 entries. Thank you to all who participated. Below are the winning entries. First-place winners in each category receive $1,000. Second-place winners in each category receive $500.

Congratulations to the 2014 winners.


Visual Arts

First place

Linn Konrad of Oak Ridge for Unique World

Second place

Miranda Conger of Oak Ridge for Arachnodactyly

Honorable mention

David Van Horn of Kingston for Weird Nights

Honorable mention

Sara Bellah of Oak Ridge for Land of Odd


First place

John Sanders of Kingston for A Better World

Second place

Tabatha Benavidez of Clinton for A Work in Progress

Written Arts

First place

Adam White of Rocky Top for There's No Time

Second place

Kassandra Weeks of Jamestown for Moon Dweller


First place

Antonia Nelson of Oakdale (untitled)

Second place

Danielle Cherry of Harriman for Parachute


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