Category Archives: Announcements
Congratulations are in order for Dr. Jacqueline Emery of the English Department and Dr. Carol Quirke of American Studies: “As part of the Sixth Annual Explorations for Diversity and Academic Excellence initiative, [Professors Emery and Quirke] were awarded $10,000 for their … Continue reading
Attention graduates: Teach English Abroad Opportunity. Go to http://us.fulbrightonline.org/countries/selectedcountry/hungary and click on Fulbright English Teaching Assistantships- Roma Student Initiative Grant.
“What hasn’t Maya Angelou done? A poet, memoirist, historian, activist, and professor; a three-time Grammy winner for her spoken-word recordings; a nightclub dancer; a cabaret and calypso singer; a Broadway actress, a film and television director; a performer for Alvin … Continue reading
Write a 6 word story and win $100. “For sale: baby shoes, never worn” – Ernest Hemingway wrote this 6 word story, saying it was his best work. What can you do in 6 words? Enter your 6 word story into … Continue reading
The English Department’s Dr. Christopher Z. Hobson recently had a letter to the New York Times editor published. The letter is about teaching James Baldwin and quotes one of our English majors! The letter reads: It’s welcome that James Baldwin’s reputation is … Continue reading
The English Department is looking for dedicated English majors to work as student editors on Harmonia, our creative writing journal, or Discordia, our scholarly journal, for the 2014-2015 academic year. If you are interested, or would like more information, please contact … Continue reading
COOKIES AND COMMAS: A Punctuation Workshop given by the Writing Center Perplexed about punctuation? Confused about commas? Stumped by semi-colons? Join The Writing Center for a workshop on punctuation. They will review and practice guidelines for punctuating sentences effectively. Date: Tuesday, April 22nd Time: 6:30-8pm Location: … Continue reading
Congratulations to all of our 2014 inductees! For photos from the event, please visit our Facebook page here!
Advising has begun for the Summer and Fall 2014 semesters. English majors should make an appointment with their adviser soon, as classes tend to fill up quickly. If you’re not sure who your adviser is, please visit the bulletin board outside … Continue reading