Monthly Archives: September 2014

From “Should I?” to “Submit”: a step-by-step guide to the Ph.D. application process

And here we go again, applicants! Graduate school application season is upon us! In the flood of personal statements, GRE scores, writing samples, and recommendations, applying to Ph.D. English programs may seem like an insurmountable task. But fear not! Thanks … Continue reading

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Some Like Poetry: A Lehigh University student film about Wisława Szymborska

Screening information: Date: Wednesday, October 1 at 4:00 PM Location: Drown 210 Running Time: 20 minutes (additionally, there will be a Q & A) Wisława Szymborska (1923 – 2012) is a Polish poet and recipient of the 1996 Nobel Prize … Continue reading

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Teacher Development: Learning about learning and helping others learn

Alicia: Like many teaching fellows in the English department, my primary background is in English. I have taken classes and done work outside of English departments but I’m sure that over time I’ve slowly adopted some English-specific habits or ways … Continue reading

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