Considering an English Major? It May Be For You, If You Want To… teach English in high school be a journalist or editor be a poet or novelist be a lawyer teach English at a college or university have a strong liberal arts education
Welcome to graduate studies in English at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Our department offers a full range of graduate programs, including the Master of Arts, the Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, and the Doctor of Philosophy.
The Department of English boasts twenty-six Tenure-line Faculty, and six Academic Professional Faculty working in a wide range of research interests. For more information about various Faculty, please visit their individual profile pages, and peruse the Faculty Bookshelf.
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Congratulations to Cindy Damm McPeters (PhD Candidate) for receiving the 2020-2021 Hephzibah Roskelly Award for Pedagogical Innovation. This award honors […]
Posted on January 13, 2021
Dear December Graduates, As English Department Head, I’d like to offer, on behalf of our faculty and staff, sincere congratulations […]
Posted on December 11, 2020
Due to the ongoing pandemic, commencement will look a little different this year. The virtual ceremony will take place Friday, […]
Posted on December 7, 2020
Anna was an English Education major and has recently received Rookie Teacher of the Year at the North Carolina High School at which she teaches.
Serving most of the university’s students through three core classes, the College Writing Program at UNCG teaches writing through an awareness of rhetoric so that students can craft their arguments with a specific audience, situation, and purpose in mind.