Story Categories: English Dept News

February 11, 2015
The family and friends of the late Dr. Jack Boies, a distinguished member of the Wagner English Department for more than two decades, have established an annual award in his memory. The award, with a [...] Keep reading →
 
January 26, 2015
Jonathan Pigno has just published The Island Never Burned So Bright. The book is a poetic memoir of a twenty-something Staten Islander's thoughts, observations, and struggles in a post-9/11, post-Hurricane-Sandy [...] Keep reading →
 
August 7, 2014
English professor Jake Shore has written a new play entitled SICK CITY BLUES that will be performed at the Connelly Theater in Manhattan this August. A tale of organized crime in New York City, his [...] Keep reading →
 
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August 5, 2014
Wagner College was featured, once again, in the Princeton Review’s “Best 379 Colleges” guide, which was released on Tuesday, Aug. 5. Special kudos went to the college’s theater program and campus [...] Keep reading →
 
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June 10, 2014
Arijeta Lajka '16 received the U.S. State Department's Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study at the American University in Kosovo (AUK), located in the capital city of Pristina, during [...] Keep reading →
 
City desk
April 15, 2014
At the 90th annual spring convention of the Columbia Scholastic Press Association, held last month at Columbia University, Wagner College journalism professor Claire Regan ’80 was given the Charles [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 11, 2014
This year, Wagner College has gotten to know Alison Arant, Ph.D., as a new member of our English Department faculty. Only a few, however, knew that, after earning her doctorate at Columbia's University [...] Keep reading →
 
March 26, 2014
Both full-time and part-time faculty in the English Department at Wagner have recently received recognition for their accomplishments. Dr. Florescu (left) receiving certificate from MLA president Marianne [...] Keep reading →
 
March 18, 2014
Dr. Susan Bernardo, Professor of English and Chair of the English Department, who teaches courses on science fiction, nineteenth-century British literature and literary theory, has edited a book called [...] Keep reading →
 
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March 12, 2014
In December, Ethiopian Herald reporter Berhanu Gemechu (left) sat down with Wagner College English professor Steven Thomas for an interview in Addis Ababa. The recent visit to Ethiopia by Wagner College [...] Keep reading →