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Tutoring at Gloucester

Annual Haiku Contest

​​​During National Poetry Month, The Academic Support Center hosts a haiku contest with a different theme every year. 


 The Haiku Contest for 2020 and 2021 have been cancelled due to the Coronavirus.



2019 Winner

The 2019 haiku contest theme was...space! Out of 27 entries, the winning haiku is:

darkness expanding

dust settles and life is born

as stars wish on us


By Kelly McCool

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​​2018 Winner

I'm pleased to announce we've had a record number of haikus submitted for our contest this year -- 38! The winning haiku on the theme of science is:

​Sci-Ku

Life's composition

Catalyst for human growth --

all encompassing


by Jaimelynn Kohler

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​2017 Winner

The winning haiku on the theme of nature is: 

Appreciate life.

​​​​We take nature for granted.

Bask before it's gone.


by Michael D'Alessandro




Gloucester