Meet Our Majors

This page highlights some of the achievements, accomplishments, interests, and plans from our alumni and current English majors.

English Alumni

Anthony Cirilla, a 2008 graduate with a degree in English and Philosophy and adjunct instructor in the department of English, just accepted a tenure track job at the College of the Ozarks for Fall 2018. Congratulations, Anthony!

Amanda Bishop, a 1999 graduate with a degree in English, had her short story "The Cost of Living" published in The Forge Literary Magazine in March 2018. Amanda was also interviewed by the site.

Undergraduate Research Conference Participants

Here is a short video featuring our 2018 Undergraduate Research Conference participants:

  • Sarah Wagner, Deanna Catalano, Andrea Visca, Alex Stasczcyk: “Expanding the Canon: Caroline Chesebro’s ‘Barbara’s Duty’”
  • Jenna DiMartile, Kayla Storto, Franki Gugino: “Female Fragmentation: Guernsey’s ‘On the Ridge’”
  • Arianna Gabriel, Philip Sembert, Emily Ramunno, Emma Cansdale: “Defining Women in the Short Story ‘After Many Days’”

English Major Spotlights

Here are interviews with current English majors conducted by Claire Hull and Christine Burke.

More Student Spotlights