Martin bases her poetry on her personal life experiences and trauma, saying "If you’re able to transcribe it exactly as it happens, people see worth in it. It is very special.”
Marisa Anderson bypassed being a journalist so she could attend law school. Her next challenge is becoming a U.S. Army Judge Advocate General.
Maurette's May 2020 essay "Seeing the Tartars" was named Best of 2020 by an online publication. Since joining the English department faculty in the fall of 2019, Maurette's students and colleagues have inspired his teaching and continuing research.