Welcome families from the class of 2023! May 30-31 marks spring orientation on campus. DetailsWelcome families from the class of 2023! May 30-31 marks spring orientation on campus. Details

2015 Essay Prize Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the second annual Richard T. Schellhase Essay Prize in Ethics! 

1st prize and $3,000

Ethan Wright, “Of Drones and Justice: A Just War Theory Analysis of the United States’ Drone Campaigns

2nd prize and $2,000

Alex Lowe, “Killing Kindly: Applying Jens Timmermann’s Kantian Ethics of Animal Welfare to the Modern System of Livestock Farming

3rd prize and $1,000

Rachel Bonner, “Ethics in Exhibitions: Considering Indigenous Art

Honorable Mentions

Rachel Philip, “No Vacancy: The Ethics of Homelessness and American Morale”

Peter Eisenhauer, “Ethical Concerns of the Surveillance State”

Collin Takita, “Adaptive Directivity: An Educator’s Approach to a Raw English Language Learner”

Arthur Robinson, “Faces”

October 28th, 2021

  • UC-Imagine Fest 6:00am: UC Imagine Fest Registration Deadline Closing!

    Register TODAY! Click here to register!


    At the UC-Imagine Fest this year, we will be innovatively solving problems that are arising due to climate change. As a prominent issue in today’s world, we can no longer wait for the climate to heal over time because we simply do not have time left. Can you help aid in this ongoing battle? Show your creative thinking at this year’s competition!

October 29th, 2021

  • UC-Imagine Fest 6:00am: UC Imagine Fest Registration Deadline Closing!

    Register TODAY! Click here to register!


    At the UC-Imagine Fest this year, we will be innovatively solving problems that are arising due to climate change. As a prominent issue in today’s world, we can no longer wait for the climate to heal over time because we simply do not have time left. Can you help aid in this ongoing battle? Show your creative thinking at this year’s competition!

October 30th, 2021

  • UC-Imagine Fest 6:00am: UC Imagine Fest Registration Deadline Closing!

    Register TODAY! Click here to register!


    At the UC-Imagine Fest this year, we will be innovatively solving problems that are arising due to climate change. As a prominent issue in today’s world, we can no longer wait for the climate to heal over time because we simply do not have time left. Can you help aid in this ongoing battle? Show your creative thinking at this year’s competition!