Department News

October 27, 2009
Leigh Ryan, Director of the Writing Center, has won the 2009 Ron Maxwell Award for Distinguished Leadership in Promoting the Collaborative Learning Practices of Peer Tutors in Writing.
October 22, 2009
The Fall 2009 edition of Interpolations: A Journal of First-Year Writing is now up on the Department website.
October 22, 2009
CFPs for "New Worlds: Cross-Cultural Exchange East and West" and "Nomenclature" have been posted.
October 1, 2009
"Being able to speak with a certain amount of clarity what's in your mind and in your heart seems to me to be inseparable from having a happy life," says Plumly on the task of poetry.
September 24, 2009
The venerable critic and poet will also give a poetry reading to Michael Collier's Introduction to Poetry class.
September 24, 2009
The career of Stanley Plumly will be the focus of a two-day conference October 29th and 30th.
September 10, 2009
Helen McClung and Leigh Ryan will be recognized for their years of service to the College of Arts and Humanities.
September 10, 2009
University President C.D. Mote, Jr. led the ribbon cutting for Tawes Hall's grand opening celebration.
September 2, 2009
Rodrigo Lazo, Associate Professor of English and Associate Dean in the School of Humanities at UC Irvine, will deliver the Second Annual Alumni Lecture on Friday, September 4.
August 6, 2009
Paul Kei Matsuda, Associate Professor of English at Arizona State University, will be the keynote speaker for symposium on October 9.