IE University holds the 2022 Prizes in the Humanities award-giving ceremony

IE University holds the 2022 Prizes in the Humanities award-giving ceremony

Students, alumni, professors and staff submitted a record number of nearly 1,000 entries in the categories of poetry, short stories and essays, video and photography.

IE University has once again shown its commitment to the arts and humanities at the award ceremony today for the IE Foundation’s 2022 Prizes in the Humanities. The seventh edition of the event took place at IE Tower, the institution’s technological and sustainable campus in Madrid, where students from 140 countries attend classes.

2022-ie-prizes-humanities-award-news-body

Students, alumni, professors and staff of the institution who participated in this year’s Prizes in the Humanities Awards submitted a record number of nearly 1,000 entries in the categories of poetry, short stories and essays in Spanish and English, video, photography and photography. The jury that evaluated the entries included national and international literary and photographic figures such as Javier Moro, Namita Gokhale and Álvaro Ybarra.

Diego del Alcázar Silvela, founder and president of IE University, recognized the outstanding work and results of Victoria Gimeno at the helm during the seven editions of the Humanities Awards. “I am searching for words to recognize Victoria Gimeno, who, through many generous contributions, has managed to show the spirit of the Prizes in the Humanities in the classrooms and in the corridors of IE University, which has allowed us to be here today to celebrate this much-loved award,” he said. Catalina Tejero and Mª José Ferrari, Vice Deans of the IE University Arts & Humanities Division, will now lead the awards.

“Victoria is an exceptional person who has combined the spirit of the Humanities with the efficiency of management.”

Diego del Alcázar Silvela, Founder and President of IE University

The IE Foundation Humanities Awards, in collaboration with IE University’s Arts & Humanities Division, reflect the humanistic vision of IE University students, alumni, faculty and staff, highlighting critical thinking and the ability to experience and reflect on the world from new perspectives.

The authors awarded in this seventh edition are:

SHORT STORY IN ENGLISH

Students and Alumni

1st prize. ‘Bambi’ by Claudia Goetz Arbelaez. Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor in International Relations (2020).

2nd prize. ‘The Year Without Rain’ by Ecab Amor Vazquez. Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor in International Relations (2017).

3rd prize. ‘The Shot’ by Melissa Nuhich. Master in Visual and Digital Media (2021).

Faculty and Staff

1st prize. ‘Papercuts’ by Luis Vivancos. Professor at IE Business School.

2nd prize. ‘Bollywood queens are not dancing today’ by Ana de la Vega. Assistant at IE Foundation.

POETRY IN ENGLISH

Students and Alumni

1st prize. ‘Mumbai to Madrid’ by Radhika Bhatia. Master in Management (2021).

2nd prize. ‘A Prayer of Sorts’ by Narayanan Pranadharthiharan. PhD in Management.

3rd prize. ‘Atypical’ by Laura de Remedios. Bachelor in Philosophy, Politics, Law and Economics.

SHORT ESSAY IN ENGLISH

Students and Alumni

1st prize. ‘Hegemonic Masculinity in a Global Context: The Key to Totalitarian Power’ by Alessandra Roberto. Master in Digital Marketing (2021).

2nd prize. ‘Can We Know the External World Within Hume’s Epistemological Theory?’ by Juan María Heslop. Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics.

3rd prize. ‘Sport Diplomacy: bringing international relations to a new level’ by Alexandra Eleferenko. Bachelor in International Relations.

Faculty and Staff

1st prize. ‘A Tale of Two Ibrahims and the Syrian Civil War’ by Ibrahim Al-Marashi. Professor at IE School of Global and Public Affairs.

POETRY IN SPANISH

Students and Alumni

1st prize. ‘Tu cuerpo, mi nación’ by Inés García Vega, Dual Degree in Laws and International Relations.

1st prize. ‘Adiós, Segovia!’ by Juan Pablo González, Bachelor in Behavior and Social Sciences.

2nd prize. ‘Romance del prisionero moderno’ by Juan María García Heslop, Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics.

Faculty and Staff

1st prize. ‘Votos’ by Rafael Fernández Campos. Professor at IE Executive Education.

2nd prize. ‘No sé’ by Sergio Rodríguez Jiménez. Support Staff at IE University.

3rd prize. ‘De vita philosophica’ by Román Gil. Professor at IE Law School.

SHORT STORY IN SPANISH

Students and Alumni

1st prize. ‘El perro que lloraba’ by Lizbeth Luna Victoria Vargas. Master in Communication (2013).

2nd prize. ‘La fe de los hechos’ by Lucy Frías de Merck. Executive Master in Commercial and Marketing Management (2010).

3rd prize. ‘La pira’ by Alfonso Gutiérrez González. Executive MBA.

Faculty and Staff

1st prize. ‘Orphaesti’ by Carlos Riquelme Jódar. Editorial Advisor at IE Editorial.

2nd prize. ‘El sonido de la nada ¿Realmente queremos esto?’ by Blanca Calvo Fernández. Assistant at IE Law School Executive Education.

3rd prize. ‘Huanusco’ by Luis Vivanco. Professor at IE University.

ESSAY IN SPANISH

Students and Alumni

1st prize. ‘Adriano: un emperador entre la historia y la leyenda’ by José Manuel Cassinello Sola. Senior Management Program (2015).

2nd prize. ‘Contraste entre la retórica de Jesús y la de Aquiles’ by Juan María García Heslop. Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics.

3rd prize. ‘Historia trágico-marítimas’ by Jacobo Rodríguez de Fonseca Martín. Master’s Degree in Access to the Legal Profession and Legal Advice to companies 2018.

PHOTOGRAPHY

Students and Alumni

1st prize. ‘Entre hierbas y rocas’ by Camila Barandearan. Bachelor in Communication and Digital Media.

2nd prize. ‘A walk in the desert’ by Ana Álvarez Requejo. Bachelor in Business Administration & Bachelor of Laws.

3rd prize. Untitled’ by Hein Floris Jurgens. Bachelor in Business Administration.

Special mention. ‘Wedding Horses’ by Akash Ghai. Master in Consumer Experience and Innovation.

Special mention. ‘Raw Beauty’ by Silvia Gosálvez. Bachelor of Law & Bachelor in International Relations.

PHOTOGRAPHIC SERIES

Students and Alumni

1st prize. ‘Margarita’ by Sagi Sheinkman. Tech MBA.

2nd prize. ‘Avanzamos’ by Alberto Resino Afonso. Higher Program in Strategic HR Management.

Faculty and Staff

1st prize. ‘Cosmic Blooms’ by Virginia Ortega. Program Coordinator in Master in Management at IE Business School.

VIDEO

1st prize. ‘BE3SIS’ by Arseniy Petrov. Bachelor in Architectural Studies.

2nd prize. ‘The Sun of My Life’ by Ketevani Matiashvili. Master in Corporate and Marketing Communication.