English Department News

04/29/2013 - Award ceremony highlights student achievement
About 60 students were honored April 26 at Heidelberg University’s annual Student Awards Celebration, which recognizes student achievement in the areas of academics, athletics, service and leadership among individual students, student organizations and faculty and staff members. During the...

04/24/2013 - Get Real! An English Major’s Guide to Internships
By Laura Van Valkenburgh ‘13 Have your parents ever asked you how you’re ever going to get a job with your English degree? Do you find that question annoying, yet you’re sort of wondering about it yourself? Many of us at Heidelberg have found that a helpful way to answer this...

04/12/2013 - Getting to Know Dr. Emily Isaacson
This fall the English Department will be welcoming on board our first new full-time faculty member in over a decade. Because we’re all interested in learning more about our new colleague, we asked Laura Van Valkenburgh ’13 to interview Dr. Isaacson. So without further ado, here’s...

03/28/2013 - Acclaimed author’s visit inspires students
Mystery novelist Megan Abbott spent Tuesday sharing her experiences and stories with the Heidelberg community. She is the author of QueenPin, Die A Little, The Song is You, Bury Me Deep, and her newest novel Dare Me is currently being made into a movie.  It was a busy day for Abbott. She...