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English Education Alum Spotlight: Karen Phillips

Posted on February 2, 2021

Spotlight: English Education Alum Karen Phillips is the owner of CORE Gymnastics in Greensboro! She got her licensure as a […]

English Education Alum Spotlight: Brittany Egerton

Posted on February 1, 2021

English Education Alum Brittany Egerton was recently commissioned as an Ensign in the US Navy! Congratulations!

Michelle Danner-Groves selected as a 2021 National Humanities Without Walls Predoctoral Fellow!

Posted on February 1, 2021

Michelle is a 3rd year PhD student in the English Department and development writer with the Office of Donor and […]

Cindy Damm McPeters Awarded The 2020-2021 Hephzibah Roskelly Award for Pedagogical Innovation!

Posted on January 13, 2021

Congratulations to Cindy Damm McPeters (PhD Candidate) for receiving the 2020-2021 Hephzibah Roskelly Award for Pedagogical Innovation. This award honors […]

Scott Romine

Congratulations, graduates! A message from Dr. Scott Romine, Department Head

Posted on December 11, 2020

Dear December Graduates, As English Department Head, I’d like to offer, on behalf of our faculty and staff, sincere congratulations […]

Yes, Nobel laureate Louise Glück was a Spartan

Posted on December 7, 2020

UNCG Magazine: Yes, Nobel laureate Louise Glück was a Spartan

UNCG Virtual Commencement

Posted on December 7, 2020

Due to the ongoing pandemic, commencement will look a little different this year. The virtual ceremony will take place Friday, […]

Louise Glück, Winner of The 2020 Nobel Prize in Literature, Has Ties to UNCG *Updated*

Posted on October 29, 2020

Louise Glück: winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, former US Poet Laureate, author, and former UNCG visiting lecturer.   […]

Michael Parker Wins 2020 Thomas Wolfe Award!

Posted on October 21, 2020

Emeritus faculty Michael Parker was awarded the Thomas Wolfe Award. Read more at:

Fall 2020 Graduate Award Winners

Posted on October 20, 2020

Every year, thanks to donations from generous alumni and supporters, the English department is able to recognize and celebrate the […]