Four English graduate students have received 2018 Distinguished Capstone Awards from the English Department. These projects will also be nominated for the 2017-18 Humanities & Social Sciences Capstone Award competition, which takes place in September.
Matt Sarda (Advisor: Dr. Elaine Orr)
Inverted American Heroes: Challenging the Trauma Hero Myth
Cecilia Tomasatti (Advisor: Dr. Agnes Bolonyai)
Same Route, New Immigrants: Identity Practices and Forms of Belonging among Recent Italian Immigrants in the U.S.
KellyNoel Waldorf (Advisor: Dr. Agnes Bolonyai)
“the Virginia Woolf Cubs or something like that”: Identity construction and symbolic power through the social labeling of GSM women
MS Technical Communication
David Mueller (Advisors: Dr. Jason Swarts, Dr. Doug Walls, Dr. Susan Katz)
The Transmedia Workbench