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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 […]

Alum Nita Tyndall Publishes Novel With HarperTeen!

Posted on October 16, 2020

UNCG English Alum Nita Tyndall (BA, 2016) recently published their novel Who I Was With Her with HarperTeen! The novel, […]

Xhenet Aliu’s Brass Wins Townsend Prize for Fiction!

Posted on October 16, 2020

UNCG novelist wins Townsend Prize for Fiction

Internship Spotlight – Lori White

Posted on September 17, 2020

Check out this highlight from one of our undergraduate internship students, Lori White! “Over the summer I interned with my […]

Lecturer Julia Ridley Smith Sells Memoirs

Posted on September 10, 2020

Congratulations to Julia Ridley Smith for selling her memoir, The Sum of Trifles, to the University of Georgia Press. From the publishers […]

2019 Professional Achievement Awards

Posted on September 3, 2020

    ELIZABETH HUDSON ’95 Elizabeth Hudson is an ambassador for North Carolina who has promoted the beauty, history, food, […]

State of the Campus Essays

Posted on September 1, 2020

See below the perspectives of students and faculty returning to campus. Featuring essays by Dr. Jen Feather, Dr. Anne Wallace, […]

Internship Spotlight – Cady Smith

Posted on August 19, 2020

Check out this highlight from one of our undergraduate internship students, Cady Smith! “This summer I worked as an Editorial […]

Dr. Christopher Hodgkins featured in the Spring 2020 edition of UNCG Research Magazine

Posted on June 22, 2020

Dr. Chris Hodgkins- Prophecy as Poetry