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tiffany34990
05-30-2006, 12:45 PM
Hello all! The RCU has contests in our newsletter. If you would like to participate here is the contests we have going on currently. Everyone is invited to participate.

SECRET BIOGRAPHY CONTEST:
An a-maize-ing geneticist of the 1940's and 50's, this woman was the first woman ever to win an un-shared Nobel Prize. Her recognition for her work in Physiology or Medicine in 1983 was not the first, having also been awarded the Kimber Genetics Award and a Salute from the Genetics Society of America in the late 60's. Her theories on transposition (movement) of genes both between and on chromosomes in corn revolutionized genetics theories.
Send your answer and how she is inspiring to homs7c@yahoo.com. Please write in the subject line– Secret Biography.
The RCU reserved the right to publish the essays in the newsletter. All entries will not be returned to the author.
The winner will receiver a $20 gift certificate to Target.

STORY CONTEST
Send us a story which celebrates what you have achieved this build season on your FIRST team - and what it meant for you.

Winners receive:
!st place - $30
2nd place- $10
Gift Certificates to Target.

The RCU reserved the right to publish the essays in the newsletter. All entries will not be returned to the author. They must be sent to
homs7c@yahoo.com. Please put in subject line: Story Contest– FIRST means to me.

Thanks and good luck!

The deadline for these contests is now JUNE 17TH 2006.




If there are any questions please PM or email me at tiffrcu@yahoo.com.
~Tiffany

tiffany34990
05-31-2006, 11:10 AM
These essays don't have to be very long. A paragraph or two is just fine. About 250 words is simply enough unless you would like to make it a longer essay.

Have fun writing! We can't wait to read the different essays!