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Pandemic literature course this spring

Posted by on December 5, 2020

A new one-time course on Pandemic Literature will be offered this spring as History/English/ALP 3001. It will be taught by Marie Lathers, the Weiner Distinguished Visiting Professor of the Humanities, on MWF 2-2:50. We will read fiction about plagues and pandemics by Daniel Defoe, Edgar Allan Poe, Jack London, Katherine Anne Porter, Albert Camus, Geraldine […]

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‘Little Women’ events coming up

Posted by on November 9, 2020

Missouri S&T’s English honor society, Sigma Tau Delta, will host two events about the Little Women novel by Louisa May Alcott.

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S&T faculty honored during Homecoming

Posted by on November 3, 2020

Two S&T faculty were among the nine awardees honored during the Miner Alumni Association’s Homecoming celebration in October.

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In the news: As It Ought to Be, Campus Technology, CNN, NY Magazine, TheList.com, St. Louis Public Radio, Wall Street Journal

Posted by on October 6, 2020

Dr. Agnes Vojta, teaching professor of physics, discusses her recent volume of poetry, The Eden of Perhaps, in an interview with Chase Dimrock of As It Ought to Be magazine.

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Thrice as nice – ‘We love your class’ award goes to Winiarz

Posted by on June 2, 2020

For the third consecutive year, Dr. Jeffrey Winiarz received the S&T’s Advising Center’s “We Love Your Class” award from freshman students, who voted for their favorite teacher. Dr. Agnes Vojta received second place. Other nominees include:

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Linguist publishes book

Posted by on June 2, 2020

A new book by Dr. Sarah E. Hercula is a call-to-action for linguists to work to change attitudes toward stigmatized language. This includes English variations like African American English, Chicano English and Appalachian English because they teach students how language works and how they study it, Hercula says.

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A viewing of National Theatre’s Jane Eyre on April 12

Posted by on April 8, 2020

Please join Sigma Tau Delta, the English Honor Society, for a screening of the famous London National Theatre’s production of Jane Eyre this Sunday, April 12, at 1pm. We will have a chance to discuss the production after the show. To be invited to the Zoom meeting, please email Dr. Kathryn Dolan (dolankc@mst.edu).

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Malone co-authors book on technical editing

Posted by on February 4, 2020

Dr. Ed Malone, professor of English and technical communication, is the co-author of Technical Editing: An Introduction to Editing in the Workplace, recently published by Oxford University Press. Several S&T alumni contributed to the book.

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Faculty members honored with awards

Posted by on December 6, 2019

Congratulations to 33 S&T faculty members who are being honored with faculty campus awards in 2019 for excellence and achievement in teaching, research and service. An additional 37 faculty members are being recognized with Outstanding Teaching Awards, based on their end-of-course evaluations.

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Brown publishes new book

Posted by on December 3, 2019

Dr. Trent Brown, a historian and a professor of English and technical communication, has written a comprehensive examination of an unsolved murder case involving a 12-year-old girl from his hometown of McComb, Mississippi.

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