Author Archives: Laura Fitzpatrick

Tips to Manage that End of Semester Workload

We’ve hit that point in the semester when it’s time to roll up your sleeves and put the pedal to the metal. Classes become hectic as you’re responsible for keeping up with reading loads and researching and producing papers simultaneously. … Continue reading

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What’s Happening?: January/February 2017

Another semester is upon us and our calendars are filling up with classes and meetings but make sure to leave some room for the great events happening below! On Friday, January 27 at 12 pm in UC 207, the Women’s … Continue reading

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Meet and Greet: Mareesa Miles

Last but not least for this semester, it is my great pleasure to introduce this new face in the department. She’s one of our wonderful new editors here at Drown Unbound, and we don’t know what we’d do without her! Without further ado, introducing Mareesa … Continue reading

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Meet and Greet: Dr. Emily Weissbourd

I’m so excited to introduce another new face in our community. Without further ado, Dr. Emily Weissbourd. Laura Fitzpatrick: What do you love about what you do? Emily Weissbourd: Thinking about the long histories of ideologies of race and gender is … Continue reading

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Drown Recap: Preparing Your New English 2 Workshop

As October thoroughly kicks our butts with readings, papers, and teaching, we have one more thing to accomplish this October: Proposals for the English 2 class we want to teach next semester. And at a time when the department is … Continue reading

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What’s Happening?: October 2016

October is upon us. The leaves are turning colors, the weather is cooling down (finally), and the amount of essays that are due is terrifyingly appropriate for the month of horror. Nevertheless, there are many events to supplement your busy … Continue reading

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Meet and Greet: Dr. Marilisa Jimenez Garcia

Here at  Drown Unbound we want to take some time to introduce the new faces in our department. In this new series, we thought we’d take some time to get to learn about their academic interests and to take some … Continue reading

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What’s Happening: September 2016

The semester has officially started, and as we’re all busy greeting old friends and making new ones (and frantically finishing syllabi), here’s a list of things we can do this month together! Annual Lehigh / Community Expo will be held … Continue reading

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Lehigh Spaces: Linderman Library

We here at Drown Unbound want to take some time to focus on the environment at Lehigh, the atmosphere, and the physical places that make up the identity and every day lives of our graduate students. Basically, we hope to … Continue reading

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Graduate School Take Out: A First Semester Reflection

You did it. Turned in your last paper, finished your last reading, put down your pen, and turned off your caffeine machine. Your first graduate semester is over. You’re tired, or rather chronically exhausted, and all you want to do … Continue reading

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