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The Glass Bead Game by Herman Hesse

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2016 English Department Graduates

Touchstones Spring 2016
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Program Overview

The English Department at Marywood University is a dynamic learning community dedicated to exploring the beauty and power of language and literature. We offer a broad spectrum of courses for literary study and teacher training. Majors in English and minors in writing and women's studies are available.

Program Highlights

  • Small class sizes
  • Individual attention
  • A variety of courses to choose from
  • Internships and independent study opportunities
  • Nationally recognized teacher education program

Learn more about the English Program at Marywood



    It's senior profile season on our department blog. Check out the latest one here (and the two others that were posted earlier this month):

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    A longish read, but well worth your's honest, insightful, and full of both wisdom and sounds practical advice.

    Want a Job with that English Degree?
    If you want to major in English, you might feel some pressure. Folks might warn you against it. Folks might tell you that you can’t get a job with an English degree, might advise you that a “practi…

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