• 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.

English Department Statement on Police Violence

Read the English Department's statement on police violence 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.


Monday, August 10, 2020

Campus Reopening for Fall Semester Classes

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Research Uncorked: “More than Manners: Answering the Call to Civil Discourse”


Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Creative Writing Reading Series ft. Johannes Göransson and MFA Alum, Paul Cunningham