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Libraries’ Essay Competition Offers Cash Prizes to Students

By Julie Hale on January 16, 2019

Reading as a pleasurable act is what Carl Neureuther, a 1940 graduate of the Washington University School of Business, hoped to promote among students when he set up an endowed book fund for the WU Libraries in 1987. Today the fund provides the resources for the annual Neureuther Student Book Col...

Students Can Win Cash Prize in Libraries’ Essay Competition

By Julie Hale on January 19, 2017

2017 marks the 30th anniversary of the Neureuther Student Book Collection Essay Competition!  That’s right—the annual contest, with its cash prizes of $500 and $1,000, has showcased the book collections and writing expertise of WU students for three decades. Carl Neureuther would surely be ...