May 16th, 2019 §
Dr. Kimberly Segall, Professor of English and Cultural Studies, has received the 2019 Undergraduate Professor of the Year Award from SPU’s student government. Dr. Segall was recognized for her outstanding teaching in classes such as Middle Eastern Literature, International (Postcolonial) Literature, African Literature, and Intro to Justice: Cultural Studies. Her dedication to teaching racial reconciliation and cultural understanding is evident through her co-creation of the new Social Justice and Cultural Studies Major, as well as her study abroad programs to South Africa and Spain/Morocco.
Congratulations, Dr. Segall!
May 9th, 2019 §
It’s time for the English Department’s annual Arksey Essay Contest, which features an enormous $100 prize for the best undergraduate essay in each of two categories: Critical and Creative. It would also be a nice award to list on your resume.
For submission guidelines, visit the Best Student Essays page on the English Department web site. The deadline is Friday, May 10. In most cases, students submit essays previously written for courses.
May 1st, 2019 §
Friday, May 3, 2019
Come hear Dr.Yelena Bailey, who will speak on “How the Streets Were Made.” Dr. Bailey’s subject for this lecture is the basis of her forthcoming book.
Admission is free. All are welcome.