by Chloë Moore ’24

There’s always so many fun and interesting things happening in the department. Click here to read about some of the highlights for this month!

English Clubs and Organizations at Macalester

by Patrick Coy-Bjork ’24

Are you an English student looking for a club or organization to get involved with this semester? Lucky for you, there is a plethora of Macalester Orgs themed around reading, writing, and everything else having to do with English. In this feature, I’ll highlight a collection of English-related Orgs here on campus. Read more here…

Going Abroad as an English Major

by Lydia Schmelzer ’23

This past semester, I studied abroad in Florence at an art school called SRISA. Living in Italy was such a joy and I felt so lucky to be surrounded by so much history and art in my daily life.  I lived in the city center and took five classes: four humanities classes, and one Italian language class. Read more about Lydia’s experience here!

The 2 “Woo!”s and a “Boo!” of Study Abroad

by Sydney Ellison ’24

During the last semester, I was privileged to be able to study away in London. I attended King’s College London as a directly enrolled student and want to share  a very short abbreviated list of my highlights, the “woo!”, and challenges, the “boo!”, of my experience. Read about those woos and boo here!

English Department Valentines

By Anna Šverclová ’23

❤️Hey folks, it’s February! ❤️You know what that means… It’s the season of love!❤️ This ushy-gushy-lovey-dovey-season, ❤️we want to bring to the English Department the time-honored tradition of making and giving valentines to our most cherished friends (or lovers❤️). All majors and minors are heartily invited over to the Writer’s room to make a “mailbox” (envelope) to pin to the wall. Learn more about how to make your valentines here!