Department Events

Spring 2016

February 22nd- 12:30p.m.-2:00p.m. HU 354
The English Advisement Office is hosting a Theory Workshop. 

Students are welcomed to participate or listen to an open forum discussion involving undergraduate students, graduate instructors, and Professors concerning the role of ‘theory’ in English studies.

March 9th- 2:45p.m.-4:05p.m. HU 354
Informational Workshop with Career Services

The English Department will be hosting an informational workshop where students are welcome to come and learn about the functions of Career Services. Students will receive information on internship programs, possible job opportunities, graduate school enrollment, and much more.

March 30th- 2:45p.m.-4:05p.m. HU 354
Teaching High School English with Pathways into Education

Presenter Heidi Audino will discuss and provide information on the education minor, graduate programs, teacher certification, and NYS certification exams. Anyone interested in pursuing a career in education or teacher certification programs are welcomed.  

March 22nd- 4:00p.m.-5:30p.m. HU 354
English Major Internship Fair

Our third annual internship fair. English and Journalism students will be given information and brief descriptions on possible internship opportunities, meet with site supervisors and hear experiences from current and former interns. 

April 4th- 12:30p.m.-2:00p.m. HU 354
Josh Rosenthal ('89), English major and former WCDB Music Director, has written a book entitled The Record Store of the Mind. The book will be featured on NPR in April and has received wonderful reviews.

Josh will also have a reading 7:00 the evening of April 4th at the Washington Ave Albany Public Library.

Book Info:http://ww2.kqed.org/arts/2015/11/16/josh-rosenthal-elevates-music-from-the-margins-in-deeply-personal-new-book/

April 7th-12:30 p.m.-2:00p.m. HU 354
Our second theory workshop hosted by the English Advisement Office.

See description above.

April 18th (time will be posted at a later date)
Alumni Talk

April 25th-12:30p.m.-2:00p.m. HU 354
Our third and final theory workshop for the spring semester hosted by the English Advisement Office.

See description above.

May 9th &10th-10:00a.m.-4:00p.m. HU 354
Quiet Study Area

There will be a study area for upcoming finals for English students. Refreshments will be available to ease finals week anxiety and facilitate studying.