2023 Competition

The Big Pitch 2023 happened on Friday, November 17th from 12 – 1 p.m. Congratulations to our winners and finalists!

Read about the 2023 Big Pitch in the Claremont Courier newspaper HERE!

Download a copy of the 2023 ProgramHERE!


1st Place

Christine Keelin, “Energy Vampire Bosses vs. Empowering Leaders: Is Your Workplace Draining Your Energy?”

2nd Place

Katrina Smith, “The 5-KIN Project: African American Lineage and Migration Society (AALMS)​”

3rd Place & Audience’s Choice Winner

Giang Huynh, “Elevating for Excellence: A Transformative Journey through Evaluation and Institutional Research”

Remaining Finalists

Rebecca Donaldson, “Hidden Needs: Mentoring Survivors of Trauma in Higher Education”

Cristina Stanley, “So you are telling me, I have to die while giving birth to my baby but it’s preventable if you would just listen to me, WHY?”

Sneha Suresh, “Best-Practice Guidelines for Eyewitness Identifications: Appearance Change Instructions”