Barkley's essay drawing from her journal, "Lemonade from Lemons: the Ethics of Suffering, Oppression, and Newfound Privilege," just won an honorable mention from the Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize in Ethics Essay Contest.
Leslie Bickford, director of the Office of Nationally Competitive Awards (ONCA) and associate professor of English, encouraged Barkley to enter the essay contest.
Barkley is a senior choral music education major from Sumter, South Carolina.
Winthrop University, "Music Education Student Wins Prize in Elie Wiesel Ethics Essay Contest" (2018). Winthrop News 2018. 101.