2013-2014 Winners

McVickar Prize Winners 2013-14

First Place Shared by:

Thomas Finley (History Concentrator) for thesis titled "'A Church Where Jesus is Real'" Race, Religiosity and the Legacies of Protest Activisim in the Church of God in Christ, 1968-1989."

Joshua Schenkkan (Religious Studies Concentrator) for thesis titled "The Imaged Dead and the Ethics of Rupture: Thinking with George Bataille and Judith Butler."

Honorable Mentions:

Elizabeth Carroll (Religious Studies Concentrator) for thesis titled "Ida Robinson and the Mount Sinai Holy Church: Towards a Greater Understanding of Ida Robinson as Mother Assuming Authority in the Public Sphere."

Julia P. Elstrodt (Religious Studies Concentrator) for thesis titled "The Sacred Practice of Psychotherapy: An Argument for the Inclusiion of Spirituality in Psychology."