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Julius Sokenu Poetry Awards – 10th Anniversary

April 19, 2017 @ 6:00 pm

I Love Poetry

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Julius Sokenu Poetry Award!

Submit up to three original poems!

Julius was a beloved member of the QVCC English department.  He has over 20 years of service in community colleges, with leadership experience in instruction, student services, and career technical education. He is the president of the California Community College Association for Occupational Education and represents the organization on the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Consultation Council.  He is currently interim executive vice president at Moorpark College.

Deadline  to submit your poetry is APRIL 4, 2107.  The awards celebration will be held, April 19, 2017 in Danielson

There are four prize categories

  • QVCC Students – English
  • QVCC Students – Spanish heritage speaker
  • QVCC Students – Spanish non-heritage speaker
  • Quinebaug Middle College

Prizes offered in all categories: 1st $100 / 2nd $50 / 3rd $50


April 19, 2017
6:00 pm
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