Juniors and seniors with a cumulative grade point average in English courses over the last three terms of 3.70 or better who have taken at least 18 ENG hours at the University of Oregon earn a place on the English Department Honor Roll. Seniors on the Honor Roll will be recognized at the English Department Commencement.
The English Undergraduate Organization (EUO), will be sending two of its affiliated groups to national events in March.
The UO Poetry Slam, for the first time in Oregon’s history, will send a team to Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA to compete at the 2015 College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational (CUPSI), the top competition for college slam poets.
In another Oregon first, the Alpha Tau Phi Chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, International English Honor Society will send six members to the 2015 Sigma Tau Delta International Convention in Albuquerque, NM. (more…)
Working with the English Undergraduate Organization (EUO) and the UO Art Department, Unbound: UO’s Official Literary-Arts Magazine has published an anthology of art, fiction, poetry, and award-winning critical essays by UO English undergraduates. The issue will be released during Week of Welcome at the EUO’s information table at the EMU Fishbowl from 10:00am-3:00pm. (more…)
The English Department has a new YouTube presence!
We’re curating videos from English faculty DUKTalks, faculty and student interviews from UO Today, and members of our student Poetry Slam Team. (more…)
Congratulations to the English Majors named to the Spring 2014 term dean’s list!
Each term, the University of Oregon names its top students to the dean’s list in recognition of their academic achievements.
This week, both The Huffington Post and The Washington Post mentioned UO English Professor Stephanie LeMenager’s graduate seminar, “Cultures of Climate Change,” in stories about the emerging genre of “cli-fi.”
This is not the first time LeMenager’s seminar has attracted national media attention. (more…)
CAScade: Magazine for the UO College of Arts and Sciences recently featured English major Cassie Lahmann (class of 2014) in a story about Philosophy 399: Teaching Children Philosophy. The course is part of a collaboration between the Department of Philosophy and the College of Education to prepare undergraduates to encourage philosophical thinking among children. Read the full story.