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English Studies Conference to begin April 2

Staff Report

March 26, 2019

The English Department will host the English Studies Conference starting April 2 in on the third floor in Coleman Hall. The conference will run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will showcase student work including essays, stories, poems, plays, projects and slideshows. T.J. Martinson, an Eastern alum, will ...

Registration open for Lions in Winter creative writing festival

Logan Raschke, News Editor

January 9, 2019

Registration is now open for The Lions in Winter creative writing festival, which will take place on Saturday, Jan. 26 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Doudna Fine Arts Center. The annual creative writing festival will feature readings from three published writers and workshops designed and created by them ...

Students teach English through Amigos and Friends

Valentina Vargas, Staff Reporter

September 24, 2018

Amigos and Friends program is looking for Eastern students to help local minorities learn how to speak and write in English both in the morning and afternoon time depending on the availability of the individual. Campus minister Doris Nordin formed the Amigos and Friends program in 2004 along with a ...

CAA approves English course revisions

Chrissy Miller, News Editor

September 28, 2017

In a unanimous vote, ENG 1009G, Stories Matter 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and ENG 2011G, World/Multicultural Literatures proposed revisions were approved by the Council on Academic Affairs. Dana Ringuette, chair of the English department, said the changes were made to make the courses more accessible to students. “They’re...

Theatre arts department to hold annual research symposium

Angelica Cataldo, Entertainment Reporter

November 13, 2016

  The theatre arts department will be hosting their 12th annual research symposium 7 p.m. Monday in the Lecture Hall of the Doudna Fine Arts Center. In 2004, English professor Christopher Wixson and Christopher Mitchell, interim associate dean of the College of Arts and Humanities, organized...

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