Annual English Awards Ceremony and Reception
April 29, 2014
The Annual English Awards Ceremony and Reception was held on Thursday, April 24, at the Writers House. Among those honored were the winners of this year’s Aherne Poetry Prize and new inductees into Sigma Tau Delta, the national English Honor Society. Guest speakers included Jennifer Hanselman, class of 2013, and poet Colleen Michaels of the Monserrat College of Art.
A degree in English can be a key to open many doors, as proven by several Merrimack College alumni who recently returned to campus to participate in a panel made up of all graduates who were English majors. Unlike some majors, graduates holding a degree in English can take many different paths. Six Merrimack English alumni spoke about the kind of work they have done since graduation and emphasized how an English degree has helped them.
Over the weekend, the Merrimack College field hockey team volunteered at Lynn English High School as part of EPIC – Young Leaders With Ability. Read more »