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Conference Opportunity in Atlanta

Wondering how to top off your undergraduate experience with one last hoorah? Maybe you should look into SAMLA. SAMLA is an Undergraduate Research Forum, a track of programming dedicated to hosting panels comprised of undergraduate presentations, at SAMLA 89. Undergraduates … Continue reading

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Pulitzer Winners Announced

In case you don’t know what to read this weekend while you loaf in your hammock, we are here to share that 2017 Pulitzer Prize Winners have been announced. From reporting to feature writing to all our most well-known genres, … Continue reading

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Submission Opportunity

Do you have a concern or passion for nature? Do you have a review on the industrial system? Chances are, if you do, it shows through in at least one or two of your written works. If this is the … Continue reading

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Choosing Courses Just Got Easier

Registration is coming April 10th and that means waking up very early to get the classes we want. Unless we want to make some big decisions while still half asleep, we have to decide now which classes to take in the fall. Continue reading

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Try a Career on for Size: WKU English’s Unique Internship Program

Applications are due by March 27, 2017.
Spend a couple hours over spring break filling out the application and have something to talk to employers about for years to come. Continue reading

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The Art of Conversation

“My idea of hell on earth is a literary party and I have an uneasy feeling that this post carries with it a lot of sherry-drill with important people.” – Philip Larkin, on refusing the post of Professor of Poetry … Continue reading

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Jane Austen Fans, Unite!

Announcing the Fifth Annual Jane Austen Summer Program: “200 Years ofΒ Persuasion“ June 15-18, 2017 Carrboro and Chapel Hill, North Carolina This 4-day symposium focuses on one of Austen’s works each summer. The 2017 JASP will celebrate the 200th anniversary of … Continue reading

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Get Published!

Listen upΒ aspiring writers! It is time to come out of our dark, reclusive writing dens to share what we’ve got with the world! This could be the moment when, 60 years from now, in your Victorian style library, filled to … Continue reading

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Careers in English? An interview with Career Counselor Rachel Jones

We talk a lot about the future here at First Floor Cherry. Certainly one reason for that is because most of us are pretty wigged out over what the heck we’re all gonna do with these English degrees. With finals … Continue reading

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Hidden Treasures of the English Club Book Sale

Being a lover of cheap, strange books,Β IΒ jumped at the opportunity to visit the English Department’s semiannual book sale. Needless to say, the sale did not disappoint. Here are some of my best finds. I walked into the beautiful Robert Penn … Continue reading

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