Almost Adulting

by Dori Whitlock ’19 As children we were asked a complex question–what do we want to be when we grow up?  Our normal responses were spies, princesses, ninjas and so on, but those were just childish fantasies.  Growing up we soon realize these fantasies cannot be reality.  When I was younger, I wanted to be … More Almost Adulting

Panelists Highlight Transferable Skills

On Thursday, November 15th, the English department hosted a panel filled by alumni who had an English major in their undergraduate education. The alumni present were Jen Provorse, a specialist librarian, Jason Cleveland, a marriage and family therapist, and Celine Klosterman, a strategist writer. Jen majored in English and minored in history during her time … More Panelists Highlight Transferable Skills

Prison Book Club

This is my third time doing the prison book club, and it still didn’t disappoint.  This time it differed most because of the text we used. We focused on Ernest Hemingway’s “Hills like White Elephants” and Alice Walker’s “Everyday Use”. Doing short stories versus a book brought up many difficulties. It simply wasn’t as much … More Prison Book Club