David A. Garfinkel Essay Contest Winner

Genesee Community College is pleased to congratulate 3 students whose essays earned first, second and third place, respectively, in the 2017 David A. Garfinkel Essay Contest sponsored by the Historical Society of New York Courts. Danielle Kinney, Anna Lewis and Shannon Dent were recognized at an awards ceremony in the New York Court of Appeals Courtroom on Law Day, May 1, 2017.

The Garfinkel Essay contest invites community college students from around the state to submit essays on topics of legal relevance. This year they were charged with addressing the question: "YOU, the Voter: How far have we come? Is the journey over?"

Winning essays and more info: www.nycourts.gov/history/garfinkel.html
Full Press Release: http://news.genesee.edu/news/2017/05/11/gcc-students-sweep-garfinkel-essay-contest-category

To view these students click here: http://genesee.meritpages.com/achievements/David-A-Garfinkel-Essay-Contest-Winner/74087