2011 Homer Award winners

The Medusa Mythology Exam Committee
proudly presents the winner of its 2011 Homer Award for teachers:
Alana Lukes from Burke, Virginia.

The second through fifth place essays were written by the following teachers/sponsors:
Lisa Masoni, Rowena Fenstermacher, Susan Schearer/Ian Hochberg (tie), and Will Nifong.


 All teachers and sponsors of students who took the 2011 Medusa Mythology Examination were invited to write a creative composition of 500 words or less to tell just when an “Old School Olympian” realized that “I’m too old for this . . . “

Judging was based on knowledge of myths, creativity and originality, organization and cohesion in the narrative, writing mechanics, and timely and correct submission.

The 1st and 2nd place essays are posted below using the entry numbers provided by the contestants.

SelectionFile type iconFile nameDescriptionSizeRevisionTimeUser
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2011 Homer essay No. 78611   26k v. 2 Jan 21, 2012, 4:38 AM Donna Winstanley
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2011 Homer essay No. 97603  27k v. 1 Jan 21, 2012, 4:37 AM Donna Winstanley