Category Archives: Planning and Tips

Meet your Peer Advisors!

Meet your 2011-12 Peer Advisors Molly McCully Brown is a senior English major concentrating in poetry. She grew up in Amherst Virginia, in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. She is currently writing an honors thesis on Milton and contemporary long … Continue reading

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(Cancelled) Senior Seminars Info Session

Unfortunately, this event has been cancelled, but the Department will still be distributing information about the seminars soon, so keep your eyes peeled for that.  If you have any questions you can definitely bring them to the general English major … Continue reading

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FIVE weeks down, FIVE to go: events and other interestings this May – by Grace DeVoll

Grace wrote this.  I’m currently trying to produce the last of my midterm papers, so I have nothing to add.  If you bring me a burrito sometime between now and midnight, I will kiss you right on the face.  Listen … Continue reading

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My Favorite Class: Modern Masters Edition, by Mary Gumport

Well, it’s midterm season, and that means that everyone has a lot on their plates (literally, in the case of stress eaters, or me every day).  Take a break with your trusty MFC Monday, written this week by yours truly, … Continue reading

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Honors Feature-Week Continues: “But I’m a Creative Writer,” by Madison Kawakami

Honors Feature-Week continues with an insider perspective on an option for English majors who want to do a creative thesis.  Obviously this will not be the right fit for everyone, but the people I’ve talked to who have done it … Continue reading

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My Favorite Cla–SIKE! It’s Honors Feature-Week! (by Emily Rials)

We know you all love My Favorite Class, it’s a big part of your Monday evenings, we understand.  However, this week we’re mixing things up a bit to give you an in-depth look at what pursuing Honors is like if … Continue reading

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