• Contemplating an English Major?

    English majors pursue many career paths, including law, business, journalism, and medicine. Learn more.

  • Why English?

    English alumna pursues her passion as a TV writer/producer. Watch video.

  • Why Novels Matter

    Professor and novelist Barry McCrea reflects on why we read and write novels. Watch video.

The English Department Welcomes New Faculty: Fall 2021

Read more about our incoming faculty here.


Ph.D. alumnus Jay David Miller awarded ACLS fellowship to explore how Quaker rhetoric addressed injustice in early America

Read more here.

Congratulations to our 2021 English Graduates!

Watch the video here

Alumni Spotlight

Leading an international staffing firm, Andrew Hilger ’91 uses his English major every day.

Read story here.



Undergraduate Spotlight

Month spent living at Japanese temple with Zen monk inspires English and philosophy major’s senior thesis.

Read story here.


Wednesday, October 27, 2021

English Major Information Session - Science/English


Thursday, October 28, 2021

Creative Writing Readings Series ft. Edgar Garcia


Monday, November 1, 2021

Creative Writing Reading Series ft. Amish Trivedi & Madison McCartha