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Books, books, everywhere!

By Alicia Hobson Did you know that picture books are simultaneously the oldest and newest ways to tell stories? Imagine this: you walk into a bookstore and head straight to your favorite section. There, you find your absolute favorite titles, … 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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Reacting to the Past

Last month, students in Honors 101 immersed themselves in politics and the food pyramid to prepare for three class periods of debate. The newest addition to the course included Reacting to the Past, a role-playing game that gave students the … Continue reading

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Patricia Highsmith Film Screening and Panel

The students of Dr. Howe’s Major Writers: Patricia Highsmith class would like to extend an invitation to our upcoming Patricia Highsmith Film Fest. The film fest will include a short documentary about Highsmith, a presentation of The Talented Mr. Ripley, … Continue reading

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The Awe of Research

Yesterday, students of Dr. Peebles’s EN 501: Building Textual Interpretation class traveled to the Library of Congress. Having the world’s largest library in Marymount’s backyard is certainly advantageous, considering that Dr. Peebles’s students have an upcoming research database project and … Continue reading

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