English Alum - Holly Hilliard, Literary Assistant, Sterling Lord Literistic, Inc.

Thursday, September 15, 2016
Degree and Year:  BA 2013 Professional Title:  Literary Assistant Employer:  Sterling Lord Literistic, Inc.   Professional Background:  Editorial intern at One Story magazine and Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill How has being... Read More »

English Alum - Amar Parikh, Doctor, NYU Langone Medical Center

Friday, September 9, 2016
Degree and Year:  BA 2009 Professional Title:  Doctor Employer:  NYU Langone Medical Center   Professional Background:  After graduation, I went to medical school at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, a prominent medical school in... Read More »

English Alum - Cory Massaro, Software Engineer, Google

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Degree and Year:  BA 2010 Professional Title:  Software Engineer Employer:  Google   Professional Background:  After graduating, I did an M.A. in Comparative Literature and another in Computational Linguistics before moving to... Read More »

English Alum - William Cano, Vice President, HSBC Bank USA

Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Degree and Year:  BA 2007 Professional Title:  Vice President, Senior Payments & Cash Management Sales Officer Employer:  HSBC Bank USA   Professional Background:  Financial services sales professional at DTCC, JPMorgan... Read More »

English Alum - Allison LeCavalier, Project Management Associate, BlackRock

Thursday, August 11, 2016
Degree and Year:  BA 2013 Professional Title:  Project Management Associate Employer:  BlackRock   Professional Background:  Before transitioning to my current role, I was a client services Analyst at BlackRock. My role... Read More »


Tuesday, August 9, 2016
DURHAM, N.C. -- With the help of a $350,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), Duke University is creating a program that will enhance the curriculum and expand career opportunities for doctoral students in the humanities. The three-year grant from the NEH will be... Read More »

DukeHub Replaces ACES for Students, Faculty, Advisers

Monday, August 8, 2016
DURHAM, NC - Starting August 6, students will no longer access ACES to view course information, register for classes, update their personal data and accept financial aid. Duke's Student Information and Services System (SISS) is launching the first phase of a new portal called DukeHub,... Read More »

English Alum - Lori Holleran Steiker, PhD, UT Regents & Distinguished Professor

Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Degree and Year:  BA 1987 Professional Title:  Professor of Social Work Employer:  The University of Texas at Austin   Professional Background:  Clinical Social Worker for 12 years before Ph.D.; Addictions therapist, now... Read More »

What Gateway Courses Are Offered Fall 2016?

Wednesday, August 3, 2016
English 182S-01 - Reading Historically:  Memory in Early Modern Lit Instructor:  Astrid Giugni, TuTh 3:05-4:20p.m. ​ English 184S-01 - Readings in Genre  Instructor:  Victor Strandberg, TuTh 10:05-11:20a.m.... Read More »

In Memory: Professor Emeritus Dale B.J. Randall (1929-2016)

Monday, August 1, 2016
With deep sadness, we announce the news that Dale B.J. Randall passed away on Sunday, July 24.   Dale was a respected scholar in Renaissance literature and an integral part of both the English department and the Theater Studies department.  He will be missed by all who knew him. ... Read More »