Perceptions Contest Winners
The Perceptions team and I are so proud of the winners from our first contest! At our recognition event on May 17th, we were amazed by their honest and powerful stories.
Scroll down and click on the pictures to view their incredible artwork and writing.
Thank you to all those who submitted to this contest. We hope you check out our summer contest here!
Latif Askia Ba
First Place Writing Winner
First Place Art Winner
"I haven't known I'm autistic for very long. But I've begun to reflect on my life with this new knowledge. Autism is a great thing, but I view it as disabling as well..."
Second Place Writing Winner
"I wrote this piece in order to describe the feeling of being included in a way that I hadn't expected to be and how wonderful that feeling was..."
Second Place Art Winner
Third Place Writing Winner
"I've always found the beauty of koi fish swimming in a pond to be one of the beautiful things in life..."
Third Place Art Winner
"This photograph sticks in my mind as one of the most euphoric and pure moments of joy while I was in college..."
Stephanie Lubogo's The Hangout
Anja Herrman's Discordant Notes
Alec Sicurella Serenity