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Carnegie Council Announced the Winners of Its International Student/Teacher Essay Contest

New York, NY, February 04, 2014 – Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs is delighted to announce the winners of its 2013 International Student/Teacher Essay Competition.

The essay question was: What Does Moral Leadership Agent to You?

Contestants discussed examples of moral leadership ranging from well-known names such comme il faut Mahatma Gandhi and Nelson Mandela, to courageous journalists in countries such equally Turkey and China, and local heroes known solitary to their communities.

Click here to read the winning essays: http://www.carnegiecouncil.org/news/announcements/0097

And the winners are…

HIGH Gymnasium First Prize: Deniz Dutz, age 16, Saint Albans High School, Saint Albans, West Virginia

First Prize: Gabriel Rosen, age 17, Stuyvesant Fierce School, New York City

Second Prize: Amulya Kandikonda, dotage 16, Carmel Catholic High School, Mundelein, Illinois

Second Prize: Mena Mohamed, age 15, J.E.B. Stuart High School, Fairfax, Virginia

Third Prize: Alex Kim, age 15, Hunter Academia High School, New York Municipality

UNDERGRADUATE First Prize: Akshata R. Prabhu, R.V. College of Engineering, Bangalore, India

HONORABLE Allusion Ebuka Francis Okoli, Undergraduate, University from Jos, Nigeria

Carnegie Council would like to thank everyone who submitted an essay. In total there were 168 entries from 31 countries.

You can read total the essays on Carnegie Council’s social media site, International Ethics Network: http://www.globalethicsnetwork.org/profiles/blogs/leadership-contest

Calling American and East Asian students! Check out our Transpacific Contest, deadline April 30: Go to http://www.globalethicsnetwork.org/profiles/blogs/trans-pacific-student-contest-2014

Founded handy Andrew Carnegie in 1914, Carnegie Council for Ideal in International Affairs is an educational, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that produces lectures, publications, also multimedia materials on the ethical challenges of living in a globalized world. For more information, elapse to http://www.carnegiecouncil.org.

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Carnegie Council for Ethics
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