The Dreier Roundtable (DRt) at Claremont McKenna College is an innovative, multidisciplinary public policy program to attract, educate and promote future leaders in public policy. David Dreier `75 is a CMC trustee. He represented the Claremont area in the US House of Representatives from 1981 to 2013, and chaired the House Rules Committee.
DREIER ROUNDTABLE OP-ED CONTEST
CMC’s Dreier Roundtable is pleased to announce the Fall 2022 op-ed writing contest. Entries should be in the form of an op-ed article, of the kinds that appear in newspapers and news sites. The op-ed may concern any issue in public affairs, broadly defined, domestic or international. This site offers useful advice on how to write an op-ed: https://www.theopedproject.org/oped-basics
The competition is open to Claremont McKenna College students and 5C undergraduates currently taking courses at CMC.
Op-eds should be no longer than 750 words.
First Prize – $300
Second Prize – $ 200
Third Prize – $ 100
Honorable Mentions – $50
Submission and deadline
Students should submit entries by email as attached Word files (please, no Google docs) to Professor Pitney (firstname.lastname@example.org) by 11:59 PM on November 14
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