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Kristy Harvey
Alumna Spotlight! Kristy Woodson Harvey
Kristy Woodson Harvey is an alumna of ECU and a national bestselling author who focuses on southern fiction.  After graduating from ECU with her MA in English and a concentration in multicultural and transnational literature, Kristy went on to produce many great works including “Slightly South of Simple” and “Dear Carolina”.  Come and see her speak on March 22, 2018

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Davis earns digital rhetoric fellowship
Fourth-year PhD student Carleigh Davis has been selected as one of the Sweetland Digital Rhetoric Collaborative (DRC) Graduate Fellows for the 2017-2018 year. This Graduate Fellows program “aims to recognize graduate students currently working in digital rhetoric who want practical experience in online publishing and website development. Fellows are selected on a yearly basis by the editors and board of

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UWC “Writes for Change”
Monday’s “Design for Change” event in remembrance of 9/11 was well attended and successful. Congratulations to University Writing Center Director Dr. Nikki Caswell, University Writing Center Assistant Director and English PhD student Ceci Shelton, and the staff of the University Writing Center, who joined the Center for Leadership and Civic Engagement to put on the event. At the UWC’s “Write

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Alum leads search, rescue team into hurricane zone
“As West Texas team leader for TEXSAR — Texas Search and Rescue — Dawn Keller of Gardendale said the devastation from Hurricane Harvey in Houston was the most destructive she’d seen in a first-world setting.” Dawn Eli Keller is an alumna of the Department of English. Read full story from OA Online Photo credit: TEXSAR — Texas Search and Rescue

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Sparrow Writing Award winners announced
Joyner Library announced the winners of the annual W. Keats Sparrow Writing Award for student research during an Aug. 23 ceremony. Sponsored by the Friends of Joyner Library, the award was named in honor of Dr. W. Keats Sparrow, professor emeritus of English and dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. The award recognizes excellence in research and writing

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