Congratulations to Samantha Worman, who was just elected President of the Student Government Association! Samantha is a double major in English-Creative Writing and Psychology. Poetry CAN get you a job, folks. Good luck, Sam!
Congratulations to Dr. Tweedy! He recently presented the paper “(Re)thinking Booker T.: (Re)reading Booker T. Washington’s Up from Slavery as a Trickster Text” at the Auburn University at Montgomery Liberal Arts Conference on Southern Studies in Montgomery, Alabama.
Professors Anand Rao and Tim O’Donnell recently hosted a workshop for 20 local high school students, which included instruction on effective speaking, delivery skills, handling communication apprehension, and advocacy. The students also participated in a town hall debate. Student consultants from the Speaking Center provided useful feedback for the speakers.