• 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.

Congratulations to our 2021 English Graduates!

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The Creative Writing Program Welcomes Dionne Irving Bremyer and Xavier Navarro Aquino

Read more about incoming faculty here.


Creative Writing Program Statement on Anti-Asian Violence

Read the Creative Writing Program's statement on anti-Asian violence here.

Alumni Spotlight

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

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Undergraduate Spotlight

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

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