Adobe Systems, Inc. is partnering with Wright State English to give WSU students a head start in the technical communication workforce. For Spring 2014, Adobe gave free licenses for their Technical Communication Suite to Wright State English’s Professional and Technical Writing program. The software’s normal cost of $1,700 per machine would prevent its use in Wright State English’s courses, but Adobe’s donation of...
Tips on how to start a literary magazine, become involved in the local literary community and launch a career in creative writing came out of a panel discussion at Wright State University for aspiring writers.
The English Department's First annual Undergraduate Creative Writing Contest in Fiction and Poetry!
Deadline: Monday, March 3, 2014
These contests are open to all undergraduates currently enrolled at Wright State University. Students may submit in both fiction and poetry, but are limited to one entry in each category.
Fiction submissions should include one story, 1000-5000 words, double-spaced.
Poetry submissions should include...
February 21st, 2014 12:00-1:30 pm: 106 Allyn Hall The Open House on the 21st is to celebrate LEAP’s move to the new (and larger) space in 106 Allyn. With 12 full-time faculty, 10 adjunct faculty and one full-time Student Services Coordinator LEAP has outgrown the space in 133 Allyn. Senior lecturer and LEAP Director, Jeannette Horwitz, says, “We are holding the Open House so those we work with know where we are located. We also want to give them a chance to see how we...
Wednesday, March 19 from 6:00-7:15 PM Pathfinder Lounge Are you a creative writer? Are you interested in publishing your work? Have you thought of publishing your own fine arts journal? Are you an avid reader? Perhaps you’re contemplating starting your own reading club? Good news! The Creative Writing Program is hosting a panel on Adventures in the Literary Arts on Wednesday, March 19 from 6:00-7:15 in the WSU Pathfinder Lounge. The panel will feature editors,...
The English Club will host its annual Valentine’s Day Fundraiser from 9AM to 4PM on Friday, Feb. 14 in the Millett Hall Atrium. Students will offer handcrafted literary valentines, customized with the poem or quotation of your choice, and a variety of delightful baked goods and witty Valentine’s Day gifts. Stop by early for best selection!
Wright State's College of Liberal Arts will host an open house for prospective students on Presidents Day, Monday, Feb. 17.
February 9, 2014; 2:00-3:30 p.m
Books & Co. at The Greene
Scott Geisel, published short story writer and professor of English at Wright State University, Scott Geisel, will lead a workshop on Writing Flash Fiction at Books & Co. at The Greene in Beavercreek, Ohio; 2:00-3:30 pm. A story well-told in 500 words or so—or LESS—is an accomplishment for the writer and a treat for readers. This sub-genre of story writing is also growing more and...
Logan County high school students visited Wright State for College Readiness Day to get a taste of the college experience.
Heather Christle author of What is Amaing and Abraham Smith author of Hank and Whim Man Mammon will be doing poetry readings in the Pathfinder Lounge at the Student Union Wednesday, January 22, 2014. All are Welcome!