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Faculty gives ‘last lecture’ about language

Brian Lang

March 20, 2018

Filed under Campus, News

Around 35 students gathered in the Legacy Multipurpose Room on March 19 to hear Peter Fields, associate professor of English,  give a lecture as a part of the Last Lecture Series. This series is inspired by the famous “las...

Before you say “You need to know English”

Rachel Johnson

February 13, 2018

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

When I was in the eighth grade, I lived in Mexico for eight months. Later when I was 18, I went to three countries in Europe. In both experiences I had little to no knowledge when it came to their native languages. In Mexico, I learned wh...

Juniors to take Writing Proficiency Exam Sept. 27-Oct. 1

Dominick Haskins

September 20, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

Students classified as juniors with at least 60 hours, but no more than 90 hours, are making final preparations as they prepare to take the Writing Proficiency Exam Sept. 27 - Oct. 1. The WPE, a university requirement, purporte...

Poetry slam at Fuzzy’s Taco Shop March 17

Jared Tuilagi

March 17, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

The Writing Center staff will be hosting the first poetry slam of the year at Fuzzy’s Taco Shop from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. on March 17 giving students and staff a chance to share different forms of poetry while enjoying food and...

Campus author speaks about debut novel

Brooke Long

October 3, 2013

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

Campus Author Speaks About Debut Novel from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. For some students, finding the time to read for class can be difficult, but for one 19-year-old sophomore, reading just wasn't enough. Kendell Penington, an English student,...

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