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English majors are making a difference at the University and in surrounding communities.
Major of the Month: Abbey Benning
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This peer counselor, double majoring in Journalism, recommends a class on the apocalypse.
Major of the Month: Jennifer Brown
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Nancy Drew and Stephen King inspired this senior, now minoring in Creative Writing and Sociology of Law. She recommends courses on children's literature and dead bodies.
Major of the Month: Lianna Matt
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The Executive Director of THE WAKE recommends attending the English Undergraduate Conference!
Major of the Month: Sarah Brewer
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Double majoring in English and Art History sets up this senior for a career in the archives.
Major of the Month: Lucas Paulson
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This Global Studies double major, who has interned with refugee and human rights organizations, recommends English's post-colonial courses.
Majors of the Month: Lisa Tolles and Lisa Vang
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Community internships led these two creative writing minors to edit and publish a literary magazine of high school students' work.
Major of the Month: Mica Standing Soldier
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This senior is using skills honed in English to change the world.
Major of the Month: Henry Zurn
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This Poli Sci double major aims to serve Minnesota in elected office.
Major of the Month: Dylan Scott
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"Critical thinking isn't a fad," declares the Minnesota Daily Editor-in-Chief re: majoring in English.
Major of the Month: Laura Schmidt
about Major of the Month: Laura Schmidt
Her ideal job? Luring people to the theater, says this English-Strat Com double major.
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