The Scriptorium is Georgian Court’s student journal for expository prose. A team of faculty readers employs a double-blind review process to select the top essays from across the University. The top three essays receive cash prizes.


  • Anthony Brano, Ph.D.

Faculty Readers:

  • Elissa Cutter, Ph.D.
  • Sachiko Komagata, Ph.D.
  • Melanie Mogavero, Ph.D.
  • Pari Murthy, Ph.D.
  • Kathryn Quinn-Sanchez, Ph.D.
  • Kristen Park Wedlock, M.F.A.

Student Editor:

  • Dov Rabinowitz

Scriptorium Events

Coming soon.

Scriptorium Submissions

Criteria is as follows:

  • An original essay written for a WI course.
  • Argument-driven.
  • Includes scholarly sources.
  • Written in a recognized style: APA, Chicago, CSE, MLA, etc.
  • Any topic but papers that address one or more Mercy Core Values preferred.
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