English Undergraduate Association

English Undergraduate Association

The University of Maryland, College Park’s English Undergraduate Association plans and hosts events to improve the English undergraduate experience at our university. The EUA is open to any English major, minor, or non-major with a love of English! Join the EUA listserv here!

General Body Meetings
Tuesdays 7-8 PM, 1134 Tawes Hall (Undergraduate Lounge)

Plan events (including Writers Dead and Gone), fundraising, publicity and other fun stuff for the semester.

Book Club
Tuesdays 5:30-6:30 PM, 1134 Tawes Hall (Undergraduate Lounge)

Every week we discuss a different short story picked out by the group! Free food included. Get on the listserv by emailing bookclubumd@gmail.com and get a link to the story each week.

Creative Writing Club
Thursdays 7:00-8:00 PM, 1134 Tawes Hall (Undergraduate Lounge)

"You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club." Creative Writing club seeks to nurture writing on campus by trying to make writing light, casual, and enjoyable. Writers off all types and skill levels are welcome to come to play writing games, discuss their writing, and enjoy themselves. For more information, please email creativewritingumd@gmail.com.

Upcoming Events

Wed Oct 11

Wed Nov 8

Fri Dec 8

Wed Feb 7

Wed Mar 14

Wed Apr 11

Sat Apr 28

10:00 AM
Tawes Plaza, Art Gallery ASY

News

August 28, 2017
Emily Johnson graduated cum laude from the University of Maryland in spring 2017 with a double major in English and Linguistics. While on campus, she completed an Honors College citation, was admitted to Sigma Tau Delta, the English Honor Society, and received the Dean's Scholarship. She is currently interning at Her Mind magazine and is in search of a career in editing or publishing. This summer, Johnson gained admission to a Folger Institute workshop on digital archives at the Folger Shakespeare Library. — Editor's Note
July 25, 2017
Sophomore English Major Liyanga de Silva regularly publishes a column in the University of Maryland's student-run newspaper The Diamondback.
June 20, 2017
The Center for Literary and Comparative Studies is pleased to announce the recipients of their Spring Funding Cycle.
March 29, 2017
The English Department is delighted to announce Gabrielle Fuentes, who is currently completing her Ph.D. at the University of Georgia, will be joining us this fall as a faculty member in the Program in Creative Writing. 
March 3, 2017
Students in Randy Ontiveros’ Literary Maryland course recently made the trip to the Riversdale House Museum in nearby Riverdale, MD.
February 28, 2017
University of Maryland Senior Radhika Tyagi’s Patient, a monologue written for Douglas Kern's ENGL275: Writing to be Seen: Scriptwriting for Theatre, Film, and Television in the fall of 2016, has been accepted for publication in the forthcoming June 2017 issue of Bird's Thumb.
January 25, 2017
Matthew Kirschenbaum was featured in Terp magazine. The article focuses on Kirschenbaum's extensive work on word processing and can be read here.
November 20, 2016
English majors Aiyah Sibay and Jenna Bachmann were recipients of ARHU awards.
November 4, 2016
Graham Foust has selected A Forest Almost  by Liz Countryman (MFA, '06) as the winner of the 2016 Subito Press Poetry Contest.
October 11, 2016
Please join us in congratulating the following UMD graduates and their advisors on their recent and impressive placements:
November 2, 2016
It is that time of the year when we all have the opportunity to help out thousands of fellow citizens, animals and the environment in the state of Maryland who are going through tough times. 
November 1, 2016
The Opening Reception for The Stamp Gallery's latest exhibiton Black Maths is Free and Open to the Public and will take place Tuesday, November 1 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM.
October 27, 2016
The Tournées Film Festival will run from October 27 to December 8 at the Old Greenbelt Theatre. Films will be shown every Thursday (with the exception of 11/24), followed by a guest lecture from a UMD Professor. For more information click here.
March 2, 2015
Calling all English majors! The Department is working on new recruitment efforts and wants YOUR help! Show other students what makes English the best major at UMD.
March 2, 2015
Events and Application Deadlines for the week of March 2 - March 6, 2015.
February 23, 2015
Events and Application Deadlines for the Week of February 23 - February 27, 2015
April 30, 2014
Verlyn Flieger, Professor Emerita, and Casey Patterson, Sophomore English major, are two of the speakers for the first TEDxUMD this Saturday May 3rd, from 9am to 6pm. Watch the Livestream of the event.  
November 22, 2013
Sigma Tau Delta continues to advocate for English appreciation and training through their new outreach to local high schools with the Students For Students initiative.
February 18, 2013
Registration begins February 19!
April 7, 2011
Distinguished classicist Mary Beard, Professor of Classics at Cambridge, will speak on campus Thursday, April 7, at 4:00 pm in Tydings 0117.
August 28, 2017
Emily Johnson graduated cum laude from the University of Maryland in spring 2017 with a double major in English and Linguistics. While on campus, she completed an Honors College citation, was admitted to Sigma Tau Delta, the English Honor Society, and received the Dean's Scholarship. She is currently interning at Her Mind magazine and is in search of a career in editing or publishing. This summer, Johnson gained admission to a Folger Institute workshop on digital archives at the Folger Shakespeare Library. — Editor's Note
July 25, 2017
Sophomore English Major Liyanga de Silva regularly publishes a column in the University of Maryland's student-run newspaper The Diamondback.
June 20, 2017
The Center for Literary and Comparative Studies is pleased to announce the recipients of their Spring Funding Cycle.
March 29, 2017
The English Department is delighted to announce Gabrielle Fuentes, who is currently completing her Ph.D. at the University of Georgia, will be joining us this fall as a faculty member in the Program in Creative Writing. 
March 3, 2017
Students in Randy Ontiveros’ Literary Maryland course recently made the trip to the Riversdale House Museum in nearby Riverdale, MD.
February 28, 2017
University of Maryland Senior Radhika Tyagi’s Patient, a monologue written for Douglas Kern's ENGL275: Writing to be Seen: Scriptwriting for Theatre, Film, and Television in the fall of 2016, has been accepted for publication in the forthcoming June 2017 issue of Bird's Thumb.
January 25, 2017
Matthew Kirschenbaum was featured in Terp magazine. The article focuses on Kirschenbaum's extensive work on word processing and can be read here.
November 20, 2016
English majors Aiyah Sibay and Jenna Bachmann were recipients of ARHU awards.
November 4, 2016
Graham Foust has selected A Forest Almost  by Liz Countryman (MFA, '06) as the winner of the 2016 Subito Press Poetry Contest.
October 11, 2016
Please join us in congratulating the following UMD graduates and their advisors on their recent and impressive placements:

Additional Information

E-mail address: eua.umd@gmail.com

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