2015 College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational

Virginia Commonwealth University, March 25–282015 CUPSI logo

Championship Finals on March 28

Finals results
  1. New York University (111.7)
  2. Virginia Commonwealth University (111.3)
  3. Eastern Michigan University (110.7)
  4. Simmons College (110.4)

Coaches Awards

  • Spirit of the Slam Award: Tufts University
  • Spirit of the Slam Award: University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill
  • Best Writing By a Team Award: University of Texas–Austin
  • Pushing the Art Form Award: Brown University
  • Best Performing By a Team Award: Temple University
  • Best Poem: Ariana Brown, University of Texas–Austin
  • Best Persona Poem: Kevin Kantor, University of Northern Colorado
  • Funniest Poem: Kai Davis, Temple University
  • Best Love Poem: Appalachian State University
  • Head-to-Head Haiku Slam Champion: Joshua Nguyen, University of Texas–Austin
  • Torchbearer's Award: Jared Singer, SUNY–New Paltz
  • Best Poet: Julian Randall, Swarthmore College

Best of the rest

  • Ariana Brown, University of Texas–Austin
  • Matt Coonan, SUNY–Oneonta
  • Kevin Kantor, University of Northern Colorado
  • Michelle Macleod, University of Connecticut
  • Sibel Sayiner, Stanford University

Group Piece Showcase  

  • Berklee College of Music
  • Rowan University

View the overall standings from the 2015 College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational [pdf]


Updated March 30, 2015