Department News

May 13, 2008
We are pleased to announce the winners of spring 2008 department-sponsored prizes and awards.
May 9, 2008
Joseph Miller, a lecturer in the English Department since 1973, will retire at the end of the spring 2008 semester.
May 6, 2008
The script writing of Dr. Michael Olmert will be featured on the Discovery Channel this Thursday, May 8, at 8:00 PM.
April 30, 2008
Professor Stanley Plumly's collection of poems Old Heart (2007) has won the Los Angeles Times Book Award for Poetry.
April 21, 2008
Professor Stanley Plumly's 2007 collection of poems, Old Heart, has won the 2008 Paterson Poetry Prize from the The Poetry Center in Paterson, New Jersey.
April 18, 2008
Two more fellowship announcements for graduate students.
April 14, 2008
We're delighted to share news of fellowships awarded to our graduate students.
April 8, 2008
We regretfully inform you of the sad news that Professor Emeritus Leonard Lutwack passed away on April 1. Professor Lutwack was 91.
April 8, 2008
With great pleasure we announce that Professor Zita Nunes will be taking over as Director of Comparative Literature on July 1, 2008.
March 31, 2008
Congratulations to all of the participants in the Text and Techneconference held this past weekend!