Author Celebration Event

Author Awards

Sixth Annual Celebration Event 2018

The Author Celebration Event recognizes and showcases faculty, staff, and students who have published, presented, exhibited, or performed a scholarly or creative work in a professional setting between the dates of January 1 and December 31 of 2017.

Examples of scholarly or creative work include:

  • Fiction book
  • Non-fiction book
  • Scholarly article
  • Documentary
  • Short story
  • Book chapter
  • Presentation
  • Poem
  • Poster
  • Sound & video recording
  • Art exhibit
  • Creative expression
  • Performance

We would like to honor YOU for all of your hard work and dedication. Please see the Submission Form to the right to add your scholarly or creative work for consideration. The deadline for submission will be January 31, 2018. If you presented at a conference, submission before December 31st is preferred.

The Author Celebration event is hosted by Ferris Library for Information, Technology and Education (FLITE), Kendall College of Art & Design, Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning, and the Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. 

Please contact Carrie Franklund if you have any questions at ext. 3534 or



Submissions are no longer being taken for this year's event.



The Sixth Annual Author Celebration will be held

Thursday, March 15, 2018

at 5:30 p.m. 
Kendall College of Art and Design, Grand Rapids, Woodbridge N. Ferris Building (WNF)


Sixth Annual Author Celebration Event Book



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