Announcing the Winners of the First Annual Short Story Contest

Monday, June 9, 2014

Congratulations to the winners of the first undergraduate Short Story Contest sponsored by the Taube Center for Jewish Studies.

Grand Prize Winner:

A Man Without a Watch by Beatrice Garrard (sophomore)

Second Place Winner:

Kasanov's Bakery by Max Weiss (freshman)

Third Place Winners:

Tefillin by Alberto Hernandez (senior)


Babel by Kim Leon (senior)

The stories were judged anonymously by a jury of world-renowned authors: Maya Arad, Sara Houghteling, and Tobias Wolff.

Undergrads, stay tuned for the second year of the Short Story Contest!

(Pictured from left to right: Kim Leon, Tobias Wolff, Beatrice Garrard, Sara Houghteling, Max Weiss, Alberto Hernandez, Marie-Pierre Ulloa, and Maya Arad)