Poetry Slam

poetry slam


Congratulations Corrie Jacobs!

Thank you for submitting your poem "Arboretum: A Love Story" to Staff Assembly's Virtual Poetry Slam!

And congratulations on being our People's Choice winner!


Staff Assembly invites you to show your creative chops by sharing an original short poem in honor of National Poetry Month! Examples include a limerick, haiku, or cinquain.  Submit your file or video by Friday, April 15 for People's Choice voting on Thursday, April 21 in Staff Voice. People's Choice winners will receive a prize. 

*Bonus: include the word Davis, egghead, tacos, or parking in your poem for extra swag! 

View Examples and Inspiration

HUNGRY HAIKU by Amy Oleynik, Orientation

Hungry Haiku

ARBORETUM: A LOVE STORY by Corrie Jacobs, Proposal Writer, University Development

Arboretum Poem


SANDWICH POEM by Cristina Deptula, Content Writer, Marketing and Communications, College of Engineering

Sandwich Poem