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Congratulations to English major Brandon Naquin and English Education major Chelsie Bergeron who recently were inducted into the Nicholls Student Hall of Fame in a ceremony attended by Nicholls State University President Dr. Bruce Murphy.
Languages & Literature Faculty Participate in Faculty Brown Bag Sessions as part of Research Week. Dr. Bryant Smith presented on “Motivation for Learning Foreign Languages,” Dr. Keri Turner presented on “Faculty & Student Perceptions of Academic Integrity,” & Dr. Scott Banville presented on “Bram Stoker’s ‘New Men’” on Monday, March 10, 2014.
Panel A–Monday, February 17 12:00-1:30 PM, Student Union Captain’s Room Reassessing Artistic Value & Notions of Progress in Art –Danielle Evans–Hoeniger’s Theory of Art Restoration –Tessie Rodrigue–Mondrian’s Victory: The Evolution of Piet Mondrian’s Painting in New York City –Taylor LeBlanc–Austrian Artists & their Models as Muses Moderator: Dr. Deborah Cibelli – Panel B–Tuesday, February 18, 2:00-3:15 […]
The Department partnered with The Haven, a shelter for victims of domestic violence, to purchase clothes, gifts, and other necessities. The Haven is located in Houma, LA. Department members purchased new gifts for the children, school clothes for the children, gifts for the mother, and work clothes for the mother.
The Creative Writing Club, the Creative Writing Program, and the English Society hosted the first ever Senior Creative Writing Reading event. Video after the fold.
Garrison Kellior read Dr. David Middleton’s, Professor Emeritus, poem “Summer Ending” on NPR’s The Writer’s Almanac last Sunday, November 17, 2013. The Writer’s Almanac airs on most National Public Radio stations.
Dr. Scott Banville will speak about Dracula and Bram Stoker to the SOLA (Southern Louisiana) chapter of RWA (Romance Writers of America) on Saturday, October 19, 2013 at the Jefferson Parish Library at 2727 Napoleon Avenue in Metairie, LA at 10:00 AM.
Tuesday, October 8, 2013–free screening of Beasts of the Southern Wild at 5:30 PM in Peltier Auditorium.
Second Annual Undergraduate Humanities Symposium Results Congratulations to all the students who participated in the Second Annual Undergraduate Humanities Symposium. Prizes for best papers have been awarded to the following students: First Place–$100 Brandon Naquin, “An Assessment of Wildness in “Walking” and The Blithedale Romance” Second Place–$55 Danielle Evans, “The Art of the Story: An […]
Students can earn a Bachelor of Arts in English via Nicholls Online. The Department of Languages and Literature will offer courses during both Spring 2013 terms–Term 1: January 23 – March 14 and Term 2: March 18- May 15. Courses offered during Term 1: January 23 – March 14: ENGL 101–English Composition I ENGL 102–English […]