Graduate English Organization

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March 25, 2014
The 7th Annual Graduate English Organization's (GEO) conference took place on Saturday, March 8th to much success. 
March 14, 2014
Win a free iTunes gift card! Play Sound+ Bingo by listening to sounds that will be played in Tawes Hall on the television monitor in the lobby during the week leading up to the conference. Write the date you hear the sound on the corresponding square. Get five in a row (horizontal, vertical, or diagonal) to get Bingo! Turn in your completed Bingo sheets at the Sound+ registration table in Tawes Hall. Winners will be entered into a drawing for an iTunes gift card on Saturday March 29th! 
February 5, 2014
Sharon Higby was one of three graduate students nominated by the Graduate School to compete for the Dolores Zohrab Liebmann fellowship. Her successful application competed against those in the social sciences, natural sciences, and humanities. Congratulations, Sharon!
January 29, 2014
Click to read more on Aaron's recent accomplishments.
January 29, 2014
Amanda Visconti was invited to lecture at the 7th annual Nebraska Forum on Digital Humanities on April 11th. 
January 28, 2014
Amanda's article on Kate Chopin's The Awakening was recently accepted in The Southern Literary Journal.
May 22, 2013
Jamie Lee's remarks concerning the value of her English major are here:
May 15, 2013
Congratulations to Christina Walter and Vessela Valiavitcharska, winners of this year's GEO Faculty Awards.
May 9, 2013
It is with great pleasure that the Department announces the recipients of the various graduate fellowships and awards for the next academic year.
May 7, 2013
An informal reception hosted by Provost Rankin and and Vice President O'Shea was held May 1 to celebrate the scholarly research accomplishments of faculty over the past year. An impressive list of faculty from the Department of English were among those recognized.
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.
March 16, 2011
Selly Thiam will be presenting "None on Record: Stories of Queer Africa," 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm, 1121 Tawes, Ulrich Recital Hall
October 20, 2010
The English Department is now offering a creative writing minor to undergraduate students!  An English major or minor is not required!