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April 17, 2014
Congratulations to Laura Lauth, awarded the Spring 2014 Orlando Poetry Prize for her poem, “Mass Grave, Ukraine.”
April 16, 2014
English alumna Mandi Schmitt’s passion to read and write is coupled with her passion to travel, which influenced her to begin writing articles for Pink Pangea (a site full of travel information written by women) and Go Overseas (a site full of opportunities abroad).
April 8, 2014
Congratulations to Annette Debo, WCU's recipient of the 2014 UNC Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Teaching!
March 25, 2014
On April 8, the University welcomes back John Kelly ’84 as the keynote speaker at Access2Alumni. An English department alumnus, Kelly was the recipient of the 2013 Distinguished Alumnus Award from the College of Arts and Humanities. Kelly writes “John Kelly’s Washington,” for the Washington Post, a column that ruminates on the District’s citizens, quirks, and considerable history. 
March 13, 2014
English Alumnus Jason Reynolds returned to campus to promote his recently published book, When I Was the Greatest.
March 5, 2014
Hannah Baker Saltmarsh (2004 B.A. in English and 2006 MFA in Creative Writing, both at UMD) accepted a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in English at Dillard University in New Orleans, LA.
March 5, 2014
Alumna Koritha Mitchell discusses and signs copies of "Living with Lynching: African American Lynching Plays, Performance, and Citizenship, 1890 - 1930" at the Library of Congress. 
March 5, 2014
By Katie Takacs English alumna Stefanie Williams (B.A 2008) understands that writing can be hard, but she also knows that giving up is never an option, which led her to what she said is her biggest accomplishment – signing with United Talent Agency.
January 31, 2014
When: February 27, 2014 What time: 3:30 pm Where: 2212B Benjamin Building
January 23, 2014
Jason Reynolds (B.A. in English) recently published his novel, When I Was the Greatest.