Category Archives: Faculty Work

Faculty Project Selected for Diversity and Academic Excellence Award

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

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NY Times Letter Written by Dr. Hobson Quotes OW English Major

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

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Gender, Sex, & Sauce: OW Students Serve Up Social Consciousness with Progress on the Side

“Gender, Sex, & Sauce: OW Students Serve Up Social Consciousness with Progress on the Side” by Jamel Sleem, English major. On Monday, March 3. 2014, SUNY Old Westbury’s New Academic Building was host to The Student Symposium on Gender & Sexuality. … Continue reading

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An Interview with Professor Jennifer Person, author of new poetry book

An Interview with Professor Jennifer Person by Destiny Rivera Destiny Rivera is completing a double major in English and Psychology at SUNY College at Old Westbury. She spends most of her free time thinking about the implications of her continuous … Continue reading

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English Professor’s Work Recognized

Congratulations are in order for Professor Jessica Williams, Visiting Instructor in the English Department.  She presented a paper entitled “Horror Movies, Horror Bodies” at the New York College English Association (NYCEA) Annual Conference this November. Her paper won the NYCEA Award for … Continue reading

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Faculty Bio Project: Dr. Christopher Hobson

The final installment in our Faculty Bio Series is Dr. Christopher Hobson! We hope you enjoy reading his biography which was written by English major, Donny Alerte. Follow this link to learn more about Dr. Hobson! You can find all … Continue reading

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Women’s Center GENDERtalk

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