Casey Duke, an MFA student in lighting design in the School of Performing Arts, won the 2021 United States Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT) Barbizon Lighting Company Jonathan Resnick Lighting Award.

Winners of this Award for Young Designers receive $1,000 and registration for the USITT Conference and Stage Expo, at which the award is presented.

Duke entered her designs for Balm in Gilead and The Wolves to win this national competition.