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Remembering Daphne Athas

August 6, 2020

Beloved teacher and author, Daphne Athas, died in the early hours of July 28th.

Remembering Sally Sasz

August 5, 2020

The Department of English and Comparative Literature was deeply saddened to learn of the loss of Sally Sasz ’21 last month.

ECL’s Statement of Support of the Black Lives Matter Movement

July 20, 2020

George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Sandra Bland, Akiel Denkins…And too many more. A movement powered by generations that include our own students and alums- the Black Lives Matter Movement- has taken up the call. The Department of English & Comparative Literature supports the movement for Black lives.

Student Spotlight: Keely Hendricks

July 3, 2020

Meet Keely Hendricks, an ECL and French and Francophone Studies double major (class of 2020) who will be teaching English in Senegal thanks to an English Teaching Assistantship through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.

The Homebound Project

June 3, 2020

With the theatres dark, ECL alumna Catya McMullen is turning her creative energy in a new direction, an online charity helping those affected by COVID-19.