News: Department of English

A woman looks at her phone in front of Lied Library
Campus News | January 21, 2021
Brenden Oliva offers tips for optimizing online classes for mobile devices at Best Teaching Practices Expo.
woman in mask in front of large artwork
Arts and Culture | December 9, 2020
After a semester of learning the behind-the-scenes operations at the Barrick, junior J. Walsea offers advice for any student seeking internships as the pandemic rages on.
hand writing an equation on a whiteboard
Campus News | December 8, 2020
UNLV replaces remedial courses with “corequisite” courses so incoming students don't fall behind before they even start college.
People | November 24, 2020
‘Dark Days, Bright Nights’ by Matthew O'Brien presents vivid oral account of hope and recovery from homelessness.
woman in office
People | August 14, 2020
Known for pushing the envelope and for being ahead of the curve, English professor and pop culture advocate Felicia Campbell joined the UNLV faculty in 1962.
portrait of Matthew Montalto, Admissions Analyst, Graduate College. 
People | August 10, 2020
It may not be the theater Matthew Montalto once dreamed of working in, but the admissions analyst loves his job at the UNLV Graduate College.
view of UNLV building and Las Vegas skyline
Arts and Culture | May 16, 2020
English professor Claudia Keelan's poem finds a graduating class in the midst of perhaps the most unusual circumstances surrounding commencement in UNLV history.
professor in empty classroom
Campus News | April 24, 2020
As instruction moves online, educators and students adapt
Alice Hasings standing next to a cactus
People | April 13, 2020
The Honors College’s new academic advisor dishes on remote work, flying pizza, and making strong connections on campus.
John Bowers poses in front of a bookshelf.
People | December 2, 2019
The longtime English professor says teaching Tolkien at UNLV helped him make his greatest literary discovery.
A man in  a blue shirt stands behind a chair.
People | October 24, 2019
College of Liberal Arts Alumnus of the Year Greg Morris stays active in university activities, and sent two of his sons to the School of Law.
Hanna Andrews holding books in front of the Academic Success Center
People | October 7, 2019
She is inspired by the goals, values, and dreams of her students at the Academic Success Center.