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Student, Alumni, and Donor News

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Recent graduate of English Caleb Dros completed an Honors in the Major project titled "Tobacco/Sand."

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English majors are applying their writing and research skills to the Honors in the Program in increasing numbers, adding another academic achievement to their list of accomplishments.

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Working in a corporate environment was not his dream job, so he jumped into the world of freelance writing.

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No in-person ceremony for the Department of English's Awards Ceremony was no problem, as the event shifted to a virtual presentation.

Karen Laughlin

Karen Laughlin came to FSU in 1982 and held a joint appointment in English and Humanities for several years. She held a position as associate professor of English, and she spent her entire professional career at FSU. For the past 17 years, she led the Division of Undergraduate Studies.

Logan Bearden

Bearden earned his bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees at FSU, moving through literature and rhetoric and composition for his studies.

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Editors in chief at three campus publications have continued to guide their staffs through disruptions and changes the COVID-19 pandemic has created for students.

Nicole Tripodis

The English major and art history minor used her go-getter attitude to break into the fashion media industry.

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Winning the award was a shock, but she is encouraged to know that scholars outside of her discipline recognize the importance and value her own research.

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Florida State University undergraduate students Ksamesvari Edwards and Erika LeFlouria, both with ties to the English department, won the award in early 2020.