Graduates and Alumni Pursue Graduate School

The Department of English and Linguistics congratulates several graduates and alumni, who have shared graduate school acceptances and plans:  Congratulations to Elizabeth “Beth” Kelly! A May 2021 graduate with a special major in Psycholinguistics, she has been accepted into the University of Colorado Boulder's Speech-Language Pathology Prerequisite Program (SLPP). This one-year program offers eight different courses that will allow her to finish all of the requirements for her anticipated SLP graduate program. Starting this June and running through the summer, she will be taking a phonetics class and a speech science class. She also received acceptances from programs including NYU and Northwestern. Congratulations to Mackenzie King! A December 2020 graduate with a special major in Linguistics and a minor in English Literature as well as a member of the Honors Program, she will be attending the Master of Science degree program in Communication Sciences and Disorders at Longwood … [Read more...]

Bean Accepted to Creative Writing M.A.

Congratulations to Kylie Bean '19 (English: Creative Writing with a minor in linguistics)! Working with, among others, Professor Warren Rochelle, she has been accepted into the M.A. Program in Creative Writing at Bangor University, Wales, UK starting in 2020-2021. We're so proud of and happy for Kylie as she continues her education in this international context! … [Read more...]