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Contents

The Sun
Never Sets on
the English
(Department)

The Many Faces
of Western
North Carolina

The Mystery
of Rick Boyer


Just Do It!

Student
Publications:
Just the
Beginning

How to Get
WIRED

English on the
Fast Track


Telling (True)
Stories

Technically
Speaking

Change of Heart
Leads to New
Career

The World
Awaits...


Writers Bring
"Different"
Experience

Slam Your
Head

English Freaks
and Geeks

Outside the
Classroom


Staff

Sponsors

Advertisers

Outside the Classroom
by Susan Montalban
 
“There’s more to do in my house than in Cullowhee,” people have said. Well, they’re missing all the fun in the English department.

Savannah The English department at Western offers a variety of clubs, including the English Club, Sigma Tau Delta, and the Creative Writing Club.

Sigma Tau Delta and the English Club often work together on social and service activities.

The English Club club sponsors poetry slams on campus so students can read their poetry to compete for prizes. For this fall’s Halloween party, professors and students dressed as literary characters.

Western’s Theta Sigma chapter of Sigma Tau Delta attended the international convention in Savannah, GA, last March. Two students from Western gave presentations. The clubs’

For this fall’s Halloween party, professors and students dressed as literary characters.
informal gatherings include a potluck dinner with a Southern cooking theme and the annual Tuckaseegee River Cleanup and cookout.

The Creative Writing Club met for the first time in the fall semester of 2000. At its bi-weekly meetings, members share their original stories, poems, or essays. You don’t have to read to be a member.

Students of all majors can join the Creative Writing Club. Next year, the group plans to have more social events, including hiking trips and bonfires.

 

 

 

For more
information,
visit the
English Department's
clubs page.