English and Cultural Studies Department

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Everything you want to know about the fantastic selection of courses in English for 2018-19 and 2019-20.

The Demaray Scholarship is designed exclusively for English majors; amounts awarded range from $2,000 to $4,000 per recipient. Qualified juniors are eligible to apply; scholarships will be applied to senior year tuition. Due: first day of Spring Quarter.

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In a thought-provoking editorial, two scholars persuasively argue that humanities majors will be the leaders — in society and business — for the changing world.

If you’re thinking about English but aren’t sure where to start, we’ve got a lot of good advice here to help you on your way.

Stories From English

The English Blog: Lofty thoughts and epic experiences of current English students and alumni, all in one neat and orderly place: the Stories From English blog.

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Are there any scholarships offered through the major?

Absolutely! The Demaray Scholarship is offered annually to juniors who are dedicated to the study of literature and to writing as a means of discovery.

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Good Reads

Dream Work
by Mary Oliver

Dream Work is a collection of 45 poems by Pulitzer prize-winning poet Mary Oliver. Whether on the bus for the morning commute or winding down the day, you’ll find Oliver’s perfectly crafted poems are wonderful escape. More.