Life After St. Thomas: Careers for English Majors


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!

Date & Time:

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


Anderson Student Center Hearth Room (340)

"I love English majors. I love how smart they are. I love their intellectual curiosity. And I love their bold choice for a major. Most of all, I love to hire them."--Steve Strauss, bestselling author and USA Today columnist

""The older I get, the more I realize the power of words and the power of words in making you think...the best CEO's and leaders are extremely good writers and have this ability to articulate and verbalize what they're thinking." -- Bracken Darrell, CEO of Logitech


Current and prospective English majors are invited to meet with UST and other English major alumni in a mix and mingle free social event with lots of appetizers.

Confirmed alumni attending include a marketing and sales coordinator from Travel Tags, a communications specialist from Ecolab, a social media director from Armada Medical, a commercial tenant representation broker from JLL, an assistant editor from Milkweed Editions, a writer for the University of Minnesota Foundation, and a finance and business director at Graywolf Press. Learn how these professionals utilized their English major to get great jobs!

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