Author Archives: Tonya-Marie Howe

Marymount Literature & Languages Welcomes DC-Area Authors

This term, Arlington Poet Laureate Dr. Holly Karapetkova and the Program in Literature & Languages brought two speakers to campus to share their writing and their insights on writing with students. Teri Cross Davis, our Spring Visiting Poet, connected with … Continue reading

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Digital Writing & Narrative Design: A New Degree for the New Economy

Most college-aged students today have grown up with digital devices, but how many are really ready for the demands of writing and communicating in the 21st century job market? Now, more than ever, writing – especially writing adapted to digital … Continue reading

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Outdoor Movie Screenings for EN350: The American Dream

This past Fall, Dr. Zaleski, a Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow at Marymount, supplemented her upper-level LT2 course on The American Dream with a collection of outdoor film screenings to both develop community and share course content in the pandemic, which as … Continue reading

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Student-Led Humanities Discussion Group Creates Community Amidst Uncertainty

By: Macy Pope How could I accomplish this goal of creating community around the humanities when we were supposed to be distancing ourselves from one another? At the beginning of 2020, I was incredibly optimistic about the projects I had … Continue reading

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New Class! The Experience of Poetry

By Alicia Hobson The Literature and Languages Department has been working extra hard to offer their students many new opportunities to tailor their education to individual interests. For the Spring 2021 semester, Dr. Holly Karapetkova, Arlington’s current Poet Laureate has … Continue reading

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