CFP: Spring 2017 ETS Undergraduate Conference

Apr 2, 2017

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ETS UNDERGRADUATE CONFERENCE 
SPRING 2017 
Friday, April 21
1:00-3:00p.m.
Hall of Languages 214 

The Department of English is calling for submissions for the 2017 Undergraduate Conference. We encourage students to submit essays, poems, short stories, creative-nonfiction, lesson plans, or any project that has been completed for an ETS class. Multimedia projects such as PowerPoint or illustrated work are also encouraged. Students will present for 5-7 minutes; therefore, longer papers or projects should be excerpted. Submissions are due April 2 by midnight to Lily Sarkisian and Ashley O’Mara at ETSconference2017@gmail.com.


Summer 2017 ETS 119-1: Sounds of Protest and Change: Literature of the American Civil Rights Movement
May 19, 2017
MoTuWeTh 2:00-3:45p.m. | Dr. Meina Yates-Richard How did the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements impact American literature?
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Faculty and PhD candidate receive Humanities Center fellowships
May 17, 2017
Dr. Mike Goode (Associate Professor) will be a Faculty Fellow in Spring 2018; T.J. West (PhD candidate) will be a Dissertation Fellow in 2017-2018.
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PhD students chosen for teaching awards
May 16, 2017
Evan Hixon and T.J. West have received Outstanding TA Awards; Amy Burnette and T.J. West have received James Elson Teaching Awards
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MAYmester ETS 410-5: Ghosts, Money, and Monsters in the Victorian Short Story
May 16, 2017
MTWTF 8 a.m.-noon | Dr. Claudia Klaver When it comes to weird, we have NOTHING on the Victorians.
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