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Fall ’09 Semester: Changes, Changes

The beginning of the new semester includes a number of  administrative and faculty transitions: Dr. Marguerite Rippy will take over as Chair of the department.  Dr. Fay is stepping down after completing her 3-year rotation as chair. Dr. Sean Hoare … Continue reading

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Publication Note: Dr. Marguerite Rippy’s Book on Orson Welles

The department celebrated the publication of  Dr. Marguerite Rippy’s book, Orson Welles and the Unfinished RKO Projects: A Postmodern Perspective, at a reception in late May.   Her book  provides the first in-depth examination of early film and radio projects shelved … Continue reading

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2009 English Night Celebration

Class of 2003 graduate Jeb Butler returned to campus to address graduating seniors, faculty, and friends at the department’s annual spring celebration in April.  His topic, “What Can You Do with an English Major?” was of particular interest to the … Continue reading

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Interdisciplinary Connections….

Dr. Mike Boylan, professor of philosophy at Marymount, is a prolific writer and scholar, and has published over a dozen books and ninety articles on ethics and moral philosophy.  His most recent book, published in 2008,  is titled The Good, … Continue reading

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Spring Poetry Reading: Dan Albergotti

Poet Dan Albergotti, author of  The Boatlands and winner of the 2007  A. Poulin, Jr. poetry prize,  will present his work at the spring poetry reading on April 3, 2009.   The reading is open to all members of the Marymount … Continue reading

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