Ellen Gilchrist received the Sidney Lanier Prize at Mercer University.
Magrat (left) is a 7-year-old female tuxedo cat, and Milo (right) is a 3-year-old orange tabby cat. (Photos provided by Molly Kernan)
Tommy lies with a black cat, Mama, near Roberts Hall. Mama is no longer residing on campus after she was removed from campus. (Photo provided by Maddie Malcom)
Sandra Deal reads to children in the Sandra Dunagan Deal Center for Early Language and Literacy on the Georgia College & State University campus in Milledgeville. (Photo provided by Georgia College & State University)