EN faculty shared messages of welcome and encouragement. (Left to right: Dr, Susan Goulding,Chair, Dr. Jeffrey Jackson, Prof. Linda Sacks, Prof. Beth Swanson, and Dr. Anwar Uhuru.)
Sigma Tau Delta Executive Board (Left to right: Melissa Lauria, President; Julia Shaffer, Vice President; Judith Shingledecker, Secretary; Michelle Sapolnick, Treasurer; Nicole Ondrof, Director of Philanthropy; Alyssa Kelly, Director of Public Relations.)
2019-2020 English Student Award Recipients (Left to right: Sophia Galvez, Melanie Broman, Skylar Daley, Judith Shingledecker, Nicole Ondrof.)
2019-2020 David Tietge Memorial First Year Composition Award Recipients (Left to right: Kaylah Lue and Jenae Louis-Jacques.)
2019-2020 Sigma Tau Delta Inductees (Left to right: Gabriella Arabio, Melissa Badamo, Jenna Ciancimino, Skylar Daley, Leah Fonseca and Josephine Gargiulo.)
2019-2020 Sigma Tau Delta Inductees (Left to right: Amanda Graves, Madison Jacobus, Danica Krawczyk, Hunter’Rose Kruse, Gabby Maletto and Nikki Ortt.)
2019-2020 Sigma Tau Delta Inductees (Left to right: Jenna Platto, Jennifer Rivera, Jillian Staub, Jenna Van Sant and Bianca Zazzarini-Leon.)
Student Scholarship Week Poster Presentations
“Speech & Language 101: Preschool Edition” by Sarah Curtis, Gabriella Estrada, Samantha Gagnon and Samantha Schubel.
“The Kula Farm – Local Fresh and Flourishing Produce” by Giovanna Cappadona and Alix Rodriguez.
“A Library’s Impact on a Community” by Melissa Maturo, Nicole Parylak, Mia Lisciandra and Becca Sierra.
“Speech and Language Disorders” by Lejla Canka, Julianna Carletti Jenna Lombardi and Erich Poltz.
“APPD and Interfaith Neighbors” by Adrianna Lanfranco and Michael Skrezyna.
“Meals on Wheels, Helping the Community” by Caitlyn Colbert, Liliana DeCosta and Nicole Deo.
“Connecting Monmouth County with Interfaith APTV” by James Cummin, Brianna Rigney and Erica Sagna.
“Placing Monmouth University on the Eco-Map” by Leah Wasacz and Brittany Scardigno.
“Contemporary Rhetoric and Service Learning” by Katelyn Snyder, Kendall Turchyn and Amanda Wassel.
Toni Morrison Day, Feb. 18, 2020
Sigma Tau Delta’s Marathon Reading of Sula
“Finding Self Regard in the Works of Toni Morrison,” a talk by Dr. Uhuru
Documentary Film Screening
Share a Story…
Toni Morrison Gallery, Library 102
Toni Morrison Gallery, Library 102
Guggenheim Memorial Library
Collage Workshop, the Great Hall 104
“Finding Self Regard in the Works of Toni Morrison,” Dr. Anwar Uhuru
Dr. Anwar Uhuru’s lecture was followed by discussion
Professor Beth Swanson
Dr. Susan Goulding
Dr. Walter Greason
Kurt Wagner, University Librarian
Professor Amanda Connelly participated in the Sula marathon reading.
Project Write Now co-presented “Reading and Celebration with Melissa Febos, Mihaela Moscaliuc, and Michael Waters.” Dec. 11, 2019
Life After Monmouth Workshop Series, Nov. 21, 2019
Ink & Electricity Lecture Series: “”Stranger Than Fiction: The Novel in Web 2.0”. Oct. 30, 2019
Life After Monmouth Workshop Series, Oct. 30, 2019
Ghost Stories Reading in Withey Chapel on Oct. 29, 2019
Q&A with Dr. Daniel Weeks, Oct. 25, 2019
Dr. Werner’s Fall Book List Recommendation
Open House, Oct. 13, 2019
Dr. Uhuru’s Fall Book List Recommendation
Drs. Heide Estes, Patrick Love and Courtney Wright-Werner presented and participated in a panel discussion at the Climate Crisis Teach-In on Sept. 20, 2019
Visiting Writer Series: Alexandra Kleeman, Sept. 17, 2019
Dr. Azcuy’s Fall Book List Recommendation
Dr. Fury’s Fall Book List Recommendation
Dr. Starke’s Fall Book List Recommendation
Our student employee Faith is Studying Abroad at Regents!
Dr. Womack’s Fall Book List Recommendation
Dr. Datta’s Fall Book List Recommendation
MA/MFA Orientation, Sept. 4, 2019
President Leahy’s Fall Book List Recommendation
Welcome back Hawks! ~ The Department of English
Welcome President Leahy!
Graduate Commencement: May 16, 2019
(Left to right) Drs. Jeffrey Jackson, Mary Kate Azcuy, Michael Waters, Mihaela Moscaliuc, JP Hanly, Prof. Alena Graedon, Drs. Susan Goulding, Heide Estes, Lisa Vetere, and Prof. Frank Cipriani, World Languages and Cultures.
English Department faculty posed for a quick picture on their way to Graduate Commencement.
(Left to Right): EN Master’s Recipients Kendall Turchyn, Susan Schuld, Kaitlyn Trebour, Sally Taylor Tawil, Marc Sweet (History), and MacKenzie Svarrer.
Sally Taylor Tawil and Kaitlyn Trebour
Sally Taylor Tawil, Kaitlyn Trebour and Kendall Turchyn
Kaitlyn Trebour and Kendall Turchyn
Undergraduate Commencement: May 15, 2019
Undergraduate Commencement, May 15, 2019
Drs. Susan Goulding, Courtney Wright-Werner and Beth Gilmartin-Keating at Undergraduate Commencement.
Words Matter Spring 2019 issue
We “Decked the Door” to show our appreciation for our student workers, Faith, Diana and Mona.
Dean Michael Thomas read Wordsworth among the daffodils.
Lowbrow, Middlebrow, Highbrow: Interventions in Cultural Studies lecture series.
Dr. William Nash delivers the lecture, “Texts and Textiles: When Is a Scrapbook Like a Quilt?”
EN-101-19 celebrates the success of their project with Long Branch Public Schools.
EN-533 welcomed poet Yesenia Montilla.
Dr. Susan Goulding with Mrs. Janine Evarts.
“The Way Home” by Prescott Evarts
Student Scholarship Week, April 22-26, 2019
Michelle Casey, “Hope is a Thing with Feathers: A Celebration of Emily Dickinson”
Jane Lai, “Hope is a Thing with Feathers: A Celebration of Emily Dickinson”
Dean Michael Thomas, “Hope is a Thing with Feathers: A Celebration of Emily Dickinson”
Dr. Stanley Blair, “Hope is a Thing with Feathers: A Celebration of Emily Dickinson”
Professor Alex Gilvarry, “Hope is a Thing with Feathers: A Celebration of Emily Dickinson”
Oliva Monahan, Grace Remshifski and Prof. Linda Sacks, “Service Learning Showcase”
Emily Osterman, “Service Learning Showcase”
Brielle Sanders, “Hawk Talks”
Caitlin Mazzella, “Hawk Talks”
EN-533 presents “Literatures of Immigration”
The Monmouth Review, Volume 62, was released on April 16, 2019.
Induction Ceremony, April 12
English Student Awards and Sigma Tau Delta Induction Ceremony, April 2, 2020. Cancelled due to University closure.
Dr. Goulding, Chair, welcomes award recipients, family and friends to the Student Awards Ceremony, held on April 12, 2019.
Professors Gilvarry and Swanson, co-advisors for the Delta Sigma Chapter, welcomed new members, family and friends.
Professor Matt Hall introduced Dr. Michael Waters.
Dr. Michael Waters gave a reading at the Student Awards and Sigma Tau Delta Induction.
Professors Gilvarry and Swanson with Dr. Susan Goulding, Chair.
Morgan DeWinne presents Dr. Susan Goulding with her Induction Certificate.
The 2018/2019 Delta Sigma Chapter Inductees and 2019 English Department Student Award Recipients
Sincerity, Truth, Design
Professors Gilvarry and Swanson with the a Sigma Chapter Executive Board members: (left to right) Morgan DeWinne, Faith Earl, Laurel Monks, Mike Padovani and Jason Aquino.
English Student Awards Recipients and Fall 2018/Spring 2019 Inductees
Daffodil Reading, April 18, 2019
Dean Thomas reads Wordsworth among the daffodils.
Ink & Electricity Lecture Series
April 30, 2019
Kendall Turchyn gave a thesis presentation.
Brittany Cote, Alissa Malkemes and Jaimee Nadzan conducted a panel discussion on Literatures of Immigration.
Visiting Writers Series
Odie Lindsey, October 4, 2018
Dr. Michael Waters, November 13, 2018
Hanif Abdurraqib, March 7, 2019
Kevin Young, April 2, 2019
2019-2020 English Student Award Recipients (Left to right: Sophia Galvez, Melanie Broman, Skylar Daley, Judith Shingledecker, Nicole Ondrof).
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