Alumni

Alumni News, Information, and Updates

The Department of English values our alumni for their friendship, contributions, and support. In order to showcase alumni accomplishments and achievements, as well as departmental events and awards, including outstanding accomplishments and honors received by faculty and staff connected by our department, we consistently update the ECU Department of English News Blog. We've also launched a biannual alumni newsletter. Make sure to submit your own news at the bottom of this page!

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Alumna Spotlight! Lindsay K. Saunders
Lindsay K. Saunders Spotlight A graduate of ECU, earning her Master’s degree in Technical and Professional Communication, Lindsay has used her education and talents to pursue an extremely interesting career in international work.  Through hard work, she has achieved her dream job of working at the American Embassy in Lusaka Zambia for the United States Government.  Lindsay agreed to be

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ECU English faculty, graduate students, and alumni present at 11th Biennial Feminisms and Rhetorics Conference
Twelve members from the Department of English at ECU presented their research, shared their expertise, and participated in collaborative/interactive workshops at the 11th Biennial Feminisms and Rhetorics Conference held October 4-8, at the University of Dayton. The conference theme, “Rhetorics, Rights, (R)evolutions,” asked participants to “bridge feminist rhetorics with feminist activism and advocacy to bring about social change.” The conference

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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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Join ECU Alumni Lindsay Saunders and her fundraising campaign Speak Up
Check out and take advantage of this opportunity to help ECU alumna Lindsay Saunders!! Saunders is a grassroots advocate with “RESULTS-a movement of passionate, committed everyday people. Together, we use our voices to influence political decisions that will bring an end to poverty.” Saunders is “participating in Speak Up, a fundraising campaign to support RESULTS and the work that [she

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ECU alum Lindsay Saunders recently published in the News & Observer!
ECU alum Lindsay Saunders (who studied abroad in London in 2005 and 2013) recently had a smart Op-Ed published in the News & Observer. You may find that article here: http://www.newsobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article138781353.html Quote from Rick Taylor: “She’s clearly stepped out boldly into the broader world.”

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