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 Calendar of Events

Capstone Panel: Launching Your Job Search

  • Location: Cherry Hall 125
  • Time: 1:50pm
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Melissa Marshall Keynote Speech

  • Location: Van Meter Hall
  • Time: 7:30pm
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Melissa Marshall

  • Location: Van Meter Hall
  • Time: 7:30pm
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Welcome to the WKU Department of English!


Why English?

Why English?


You have a passion for English, whether it's reading, writing, or teaching. Now learn why you should study it! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=miKaO3IAznQ&t=1s


Portraits Magazine

Read the first issue of our new Portraits magazine! This student-built magazine highlights ten students in the English Department that demonstrate the opportunities available to English majors.

Learn about our internships!

The English Department offers a variety of internships to help students get the on-site experience they need. Read all about it!


English Department News and Events



Featured Profiles


Student Profile

 Meet William Williford!
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Faculty Profile

Meet Dr. Dawn Hall!
Morgan Gossett

Alumni Profile

Meet Morgan Gossett!


The English Depatment's Faculty photo, Fall 2019.

From Left to Right, Top to Bottom: Dr. Elizabeth Winkler, Professor Rick Thompson, Kimberly Nessler, Mary Johnson, Dr. Alex Poole, Professor Jessica Folk, Dr. Dawn Winters, Dr. Trini Stickle, Professor Megan Miller, Dr. Merrall Price, Dr. Sandra Hughes, Dr. Kelly Reames, Dr. Wes Berry, Dr. Niko Endres, Dr. David Bell, Dr. Alison Langdon, Professor Tim Brotherton, Dr. Angela Jones, Dr. Tom Hunley, Dr. Gillian Knoll, Dr. Cheryl Hopson, Dr. Marla Zubel, Dr. Alison Youngblood, Dr. David LeNoir, Professor Terry Elliott, Dr. Deborah Logan, Dr. John Conley, Dr. Ted Hovet, Professor Marya Turley, Dr. Daniel Liddle, Professor Debra Hays, Professor Felicia Stinson, Dr. Rob Hale, Professor Trish Jaggers, Dr. Jane Fife, Dr. Dawn Hall, Dr. Judith Szerdahelyi, Professor Fabian Alvarez, Dr. Jane Olmsted, Dr. Dale Rigby. 




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 Last Modified 8/27/19