Lemkin Lecture and Essay Contest
Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 7 p.m. in the Scandinavian Cultural Center at PLU
Along with the lecture, each year, PLU offers students a chance to participate in a Lemkin Essay Contest. Students are asked to write a 7-10 page essay on the topic “Genocide: What does it mean to you?” A panel of faculty members judge the essays. The first place essay winner will be awarded $750. Second place award is $250. All essay contributors were invited to attend the Lemkin Lecture on April 3, 2018, where the awards were announced.