May 24 2014

Spring 2014 Commencement

Saturday, May 24, 2014  |   10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Both the graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremonies will be held at the Minneapolis Convention Center on Saturday, May 24th.

May 12 2014

Social Justice Writing

Monday, May 12, 2014  |   1:35 PM - 2:40 PM Monday, May 12, 2014 (Domestic Abuse Project) & Wednesday, May 14, 2014 (Legal Rights Center) | 1:35-2:40pm

Students in Dr. Lucia Pawlowski's ENGL 304 Analytical and Persuasive Writing class present their community partnership writing.

May 01 2014

Senior English Majors Reception

Thursday, May 1, 2014  |   5:00 PM - 6:45 PM

English Department faculty and staff recognize and celebrate graduating senior English majors.

Apr 25 2014

Emily Dickinson Marathon Reading

Friday, April 25, 2014  |   8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

The English Department will host a marathon reading of Emily Dickinson‘s poetry to celebrate National Poetry Month.

Apr 25 2014

Visualizing the Past/Imagining the Future: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

Friday, April 25, 2014  |   11:15 AM - 6:15 PM

The University of St. Thomas English and Art History graduate programs announce this interdisciplinary conference. Minnesota artist Harriet Bart will give the plenary lecture.

Apr 24 2014

Victorian Periodicals Review Annual Lecture

Thursday, April 24, 2014  |   7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Dr. Erika Behrisch Elce presents “‘One of the bright objects that solace us in these regions’: Labour, Leisure, and the Arctic Shipboard Periodical, 1820-1852.”

Apr 17 2014

English Department Colloquium

Thursday, April 17, 2014  |   3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Dr. Todd Lawrence, UST Associate Professor of English, presents his co-directed 26-minute documentary "Taking Pinhook" and offers a post-film lecture and discussion.

Apr 11 2014

Lecture and Book Signing: Melissa Seymour

Friday, April 11, 2014  |   12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Senior English with Writing Emphasis major Melissa Seymour is a Female Force!

Apr 10 2014
Sign--Events

Life After St. Thomas: Careers for English Majors

Thursday, April 10, 2014  |   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

How will an English major benefit you after you walk through the arches for the last time on graduation day? Come find out from English major alumni!

Mar 12 2014

Sacred Arts Festival Reading: Anthony Doerr

Wednesday, March 12, 2014  |   7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Author Anthony Doerr will give a public reading that celebrates the 2013-2014 Sacred Arts Festival theme, "Wonder."

Feb 28 2014

2014 ACTC English Majors Conference

Friday, February 28, 2014  |   1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

UST English faculty and students are encouraged to attend this annual conference and cheer on our UST student presenters!

Mar 14 2014

Author Reading and Lecture: N. M. Kelby

Friday, March 14, 2014  |   12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

N.M. Kelby (Nicole Mary Kelby), author of numerous books, will discuss her novel WHITE TRUFFLES IN WINTER (2012).

Feb 27 2014

English Major/Minor Information Session

Thursday, February 27, 2014  |   12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Undergraduate students are invited to learn more about the professional and personal benefits of obtaining an English major or minor.

Jan 29 2014

Master of Arts in English Information Session

Wednesday, January 29, 2014  |   6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

What can you do with a Master of Arts degree in English? Attend this free information to find out!

Oct 14 2013

Reading: Aimee Nezhukumatathil

Monday, October 14, 2013  |   7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

ACTC Visiting Writer and poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil will read selections from her three poetry collections.

Oct 15 2013

Aimee Nezhukumatathil Craft Lecture

Tuesday, October 15, 2013  |   7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil will discuss the concept of wonder in her three poetry collections.

Oct 30 2013

Sigma Tau Delta/Literary Club Halloween Reading

Wednesday, October 30, 2013  |   5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

"It was a dark and stormy night..."

Oct 30 2013

A Howl in the Light of the Full Moon

Wednesday, October 30, 2013  |   3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Dr. Alexis Easley, Associate Professor of English, and M.A. in English alum Shannon Scott discuss their 2012 book TERRIFYING TRANSFORMATIONS: AN ANTHOLOGY OF VICTORIAN WEREWOLF FICTION, 1838-1896.

Oct 30 2013

Luann Dummer Center for Women Book Club

Wednesday, October 30, 2013  |   12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The October LDCW book club pick is Mary Sharratt's book ILLUMINATIONS: A NOVEL OF HILDEGARD VON BINGEN