Category Archives: Alumni

So You Want to be a Writer or Editor?

Our recent graduates pursue a range of professional opportunities. Most recently we have been hearing from former students who are working writers. Whether you choose to pursue the literature or writing option (or both), an English major can lead to professional writing opportunities in both … Continue reading

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Alumni Profile: Andrew DiCristina

Director, editor, cinematographer, and artist–these are the words that Andrew DiCristina uses to describe his work. Andrew’s dual-major in English (Writing) and Film (Production)–and his training in critical thinking and seeing the world from different cultural perspectives–provided the liberal arts education that helped launch his career.  … Continue reading

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Alumni Interview with Writer Sonya Cheney

This September, the English Department’s Kirsti Sandy talked to Sonya Cheney (BA English Writing 2013) about her life in the zine world. Zine is an abbreviation of fanzine, or magazine, is most commonly a small circulation self-published work of original or … Continue reading

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What Can You do with an English Major?

In September 2013, Peter Beauchamp (BA English 2006) will begin a Karpatkin Fellowship at the American Civil Liberties Union, where he will work on civil rights lawsuits and policy initiatives as a member of the Racial Justice Program. Peter graduated … Continue reading

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