English Students

May 1, 2019

Graduate Student Notes for April 2019

Threa Almontaser has a poem in The Adroit Journal, and her work appears in the 2018 Best of the Net anthology. Her work will be included in the Tales From Many Muslim Worlds anthology (Penguin Press) and the next Nimrod […]

Apr 26, 2019

Technical Communication Association Hosted SpeedCon 2019 – Diversified

On April 19, 2019, the Technical Communication Association led by President, Esther Kentish, hosted its annual unconference, SpeedCon 2019 – Diversified.   The event welcomed over 89 guests and was the TCA’s annual knowledge exchange gathering to promote the latest trends […]

Apr 17, 2019

Kentish Presented at Oxford Neuroscience Symposium

Esther Kentish (MSTC) visited Oxford, England in the United Kingdom on March 18-March 21 to present her poster presentation “Bridging the Gap: The Dictomoy between Neuropsychology and Data Visualization” in the Oxford Neuroscience Symposium. Esther met with several neuropsychologists, neuroscientists, […]

Apr 9, 2019

Horne, Meshaw, and Morgan Presented at 2019 Anguish Conference

Our MA literature concentration students, Austin Horne and Clark Meshaw, and MA linguistics concentration student, Marissa Morgan, presented their research at the 2019 Anguish conference in Washington, D.C. last month.    The following topics were presented: Austin Horne – “Either/Or: The Roles […]

Apr 9, 2019

Tim Becker – Winner of the Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award for 2018

Congratulations to Tim Becker for being a winner of the Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award for 2018! Thanks go to him for his achievements in the classroom and sustaining the great teaching that goes on in our department.   A […]

Apr 2, 2019

Graduate Student Notes for March 2019

Threa Almontaster published a poem in Adroit Journal. Tim Becker won the Excellence in Graduate Teaching Awards 2018. The following MS Technical Communication and CRDM students presented their research at the 8th Annual Symposium on Communicating Complex Information (SCCI) at Louisiana Tech […]

Mar 21, 2019

Bryant, Colin, Levchenko, and Jenkins Presented at 40th Southwest Popular American Culture Association Conference Conference

Our MA Film Studies students Phillip Bryant, Mariana Colín, Darya Levchenko and Austin Jenkins presented their research last month at the 40th Southwest Popular American Culture Association Conference in Albuquerque, NM. Their academic trip was financed from the individual English Graduate Travel Awards granted […]

Mar 8, 2019

Chen, Khan, and Xie Presented at 8th Annual Symposium in Communicating Complex Information Conference

Our MS Technical Communication students presented their research at the 8th Annual Symposium in Communicating Complex Information (SCCI) at Louisiana Tech University last month. SCCI 2019 aims to explore how the design and presentation of complex information affect how humans use […]

Mar 2, 2019

Graduate Student Notes for February 2019

Peter Andrews and Marie Bissell, both first-year MA linguistics concentration students, presented at the Linguistic Society of America and American Dialect Society conferences in January. Andrews presented “Gender Differentiation of Ruralness in Southeastern Ohio,” and Bissell presented “The Phonology of Intrusive [l]” and “The Role of […]

Feb 7, 2019

Peter Andrews & Marie Bissell Presented at the Linguistic Society of America and American Dialect Society Conferences

Peter Andrews and Marie Bissell, both first-year MA linguistics concentration students, presented at the Linguistic Society of America and American Dialect Society conferences this past January 2019. Andrews felt that presenting his paper, “Gender Differentiation of Ruralness in Southeastern Ohio,” […]