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Award for Academic Achievement
posted March 9, 2017
Gladys Sinclair, a member of George Gordon First Nation, is a mature student who graduated in 2016 with a degree English, and she has continued to take honours seminars in preparation for graduate...

March 15: Literature Matters with Sheheryar B. Sheikh
posted March 9, 2017
Our Literature Matters talk for March features Sheheryar B. Sheikh - a PhD student in the Department of English - who will discuss his current literary work in progress in relation to Joseph...

2017 English Honours Colloquium
posted February 22, 2017
The Annual English Honours Colloquium was held on 3 February 2017. This well-attended celebration of undergraduate research featured over 20 impressive papers on topics including the politics and...

Congratulations to recent Roscoe R. Miller Scholarship winner!
posted February 22, 2017
Congratulations to Honours English student Garret Pifko, recipient of the Roscoe R. Miller Scholarship! The Miller is awarded to the student in the third or fourth year of the Honours English or the...

Congratulations to recent Award and Scholarship winners
posted January 18, 2017
Congratulations to Hannon Scholarship Award Winners    The Department is pleased to announce that the 2016 Hannon Scholarships have been awarded to Lexi Edmunds, Carmen Holmes,...

Top Ten from English Department's One-of-a-kind Vinyl Event
posted November 24, 2016
The Department of English held a ONE-OF-A-KIND VINYL EVENT on Wednesday 26 October. Louis’ Loft was the backdrop for the department and its friends to gather as aficionados of English and to...

The Department of English is Hiring
posted November 21, 2016
The Department of English is hiring in two areas: Creative Writing (a one-year term) and Renaissance Literature (a three-year term). Interested candidates can find postings for these jobs...

Tasha Hubbard Recognized at Strength of Our Women Awards
posted September 27, 2016
Tasha Hubbard, Assistant Professor in the Department of English, was recognized on September 8th for her remarkable work in the field of Arts and Entertainment at the second annual Strength of Our...

Jeanette Lynes receives YWCA Women of Distinction Award
posted July 11, 2016
Jeanette Lynes, English Professor and Coordinator of the MFA in Writing program for the ICCC, received a 2016 YWCA Women of Distinction Award in the category of Arts, Culture and Heritage at the...

Wendy Roy the recipient of two teaching awards
posted May 15, 2016
Congratulations to Wendy Roy, the recipient of two teaching awards from the University of...

Welcome to Dr. Joanne Leow
posted May 15, 2016
The Department of English would like to welcome Dr. Joanne Leow to the University of Saskatchewan. Dr. Leow earned her doctoral degree from the Department of English at the University of Toronto....

English Undergraduate Awards Reception
posted April 8, 2016
The annual English Undergraduate Awards Reception March 31 celebrated the following 2015-16 awards to English students: The Award for Excellence in English Studies   Aaron Thacker The J....

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