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Writing Center Director Hopes to Inspire Students

November 5, 2020
| English, Theatre, and World Languages

Dr. Elise Dixon was inspired to come UNC Pembroke by the positive comments she heard from faculty about their relationships with students here; she notes that her purpose at UNCP is to serve students more than anything else.

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COVID-19 Can’t Stop Students From Working Together and Being Heard

October 29, 2020
| English, Theatre, and World Languages

“In a normal year,” said instructor Sara Oswald, “each student in the PRE 3450 Publication Design class produces an individual document demonstrating the skills they have learned during the semester.” Of course, the end of Spring 2020 was far from normal.

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Do You Need a Good Read?

October 29, 2020
| English, Theatre, and World Languages

EFTL faculty offer up some favorite and topical books to read (and re-read) every year. Our usual summer reading list was disrupted by the pandemic, but we are now providing a reading list to while away those long, socially distanced winter nights!

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Welcome, Dr. Natalie Love!

October 29, 2020
| English, Theatre, and World Languages

A native of Raleigh, North Carolina, Dr. Natalie Love joins the ETFL department this year as Assistant Professor of Spanish. She holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree from UNC Charlotte and a doctorate in Spanish from UNC Chapel Hill.

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Sigma Tau Delta Engages Students, Despite Pandemic

October 28, 2020
| English, Theatre, and World Languages

PEMBROKE, N.C. (27 October 2020) — Despite challenges to meeting in person, the University’s chapter of Sigma Tau Delta continues to engage students and cultivate creativity and camaraderie, welcoming both members and non-members to take part in its activities.

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Dr. Scott Hicks Interviews Instructor Brigitte Knight About Teaching During the Pandemic

October 26, 2020
| English, Theatre, and World Languages

 On March 11, 2020, the UNC system ended in-person classes and transitioned all courses to fully remote instruction because of the COVID19 virus sweeping the globe.

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UNCP Chapter of Sigma Delta Pi Celebrates National Society's 100TH Anniversary

February 17, 2020
| English, Theatre, and World Languages

PEMBROKE, N.C.— The University’s chapter of Sigma Delta Pi, the Hispanic National Honor Society, recognizes college students who attain excellence in the study of the Spanish language, literature, and cultures, and are committed to understanding the Hispanic world.

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English Faculty, CCE, and Sigma Tau Delta Sponsor Little Free Library

January 8, 2020
| English, Theatre, and World Languages

PEMBROKE, N.C.

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Professor Melissa Schaub Publishes on Theory and Close Reading 

January 7, 2020
| English, Theatre, and World Languages

Elizabeth Gaskell, whose famous works include North and South and Cranford, is probably not an author most scholars would associate with contemporary literary theory.

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Sigma Delta Pi Highlights Hispanic Culture and Scholarship 

January 7, 2020
| English, Theatre, and World Languages

Sigma Delta Pi, the national Spanish Honor Society, celebrated its centennial this year, and while the UNCP chapter has not been around that long, it has certainly packed in a lot of activities!