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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

PhD Student Houman Mehrabian Wins Teaching Award

Houman Mehrabian, a PhD student in English Language and Literature, has received the 2017 Amit and Meena Chakma Award for Exceptional Teaching by a Student.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

=SUM(things): Open Call for New Media Proposals/Projects for Exhibition

The Critical Media Lab is pleased to announce an open call for submissions and creative new media projects for their annual exhibition scheduled for April 7, 2017.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

PhD Candidate Betsy Brey Helps ODScore Motivate Employees

Photo of Betsy Brey and Christy Pettit.

UWaterloo English PhD candidate Betsy Brey is examining how narratives affect employee motivation. Through a Mitacs grant, Betsy was able to work with Ontario organizational development consulting firm ODScore to see how narratives around organizational change affected employee attitudes.

Monday, January 16, 2017

Department of English Language and Literature Awards Ceremony

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The Department of English offers approximately 25 donor-supported awards for exemplary student work in a wide array of genres, from essays to creative writing (poetry and prose) to rhetoric, professional writing, and digital design.

Sunday, May 1, 2016

English faculty and students present at Congress 2016

English Faculty and Students are giving a wide variety of presentations at the 2016 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, which will be held from May 28 to June 3 at the University of Calgary. See our Congress 2016 Participants page for a complete listing of presenters and their presentations.