Category Archives: Students

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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English at the 2016 Academic Excellence Conference

Memory, Identity, Meaning: A Memoir Reading Memoir, a subgenre of creative nonfiction, has come to be known as the “fourth genre” of creative writing. In combining true stories with creative narrative techniques, memoir contains both fact and fiction. Writer and theorist … Continue reading

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2016 Battenfeld and Fosher Awards

Heather Cory is the winner of this year’s Battenfeld Award. She is a Senior English major and Film Studies minor from Rochester, New Hampshire. In spring of 2016, she is employed as an intern at the Keene Public Library, in … Continue reading

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Spring 2016 Student Publications

Caitlyn McCain is blogging at the Huffington Post. Her writing on the HuffPost College blog includes “The Advantage of a Liberal Arts Living Space” and “In Support for Small Schools” as part of her internship at the Keene State College Office … Continue reading

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2015 Medieval and Renaissance Forum

On Friday and Saturday, April 24 and 25, Keene State College will host the 36th Annual Medieval and Renaissance Forum. The two-day academic conference includes faculty panels with undergraduate presentations. Associate professor of English, Meriem Pages, is the director of … Continue reading

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Spring 2015 Student Scholarship

A Symposium on Undergraduate Research in Romantic Studies Thursday, May 7, 3.30 to 5.30 in the Thorne Sagendorph Conference Room This symposium on Romanticism features students in William Stroup’s ENG 495 Romanticism sequence: English majors Natalie Barnett, Bridget Goodwin, Joshua … Continue reading

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The Eder Creative Writing Scholarship for 2014-2015

The Eder Creative Writing Scholarship for 2014-2015 has been awarded to Keene State Junior Rebecca Costanzo. Rebecca Costanzo is a junior Film Studies major with a concentration in film production and a minor in writing.  She came to Keene as … Continue reading

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Student Readings and Presentations

English 307: Writing in the World Service-Learning Project Presentations Tuesday, April 30, 2013 Morrison 110, 2:00-4:00 Students will have completed an 8-week service-learning project during which they developed a series of professional writing documents based on the needs and feedback … Continue reading

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