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Interview with Bradley Englert: Part 2

In this second part of the interview with Bradley Englert, he discusses his transition from student to professional, talks about his time at WKU, and offers advice to students still here. For Part 1, click here: http://english.blog.wku.edu/2014/10/14/interview-with-bradley-englert-part-1 For part one of this interview, click here: Jacky Killian: How have you made the transition from student to professional? Bradley Englert: The
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English Alumna Mary Boothe Named PCAL Inductee Into Society of Distinguished Graduates

Mary Boothe has had an impressive undergraduate career here at WKU. Her commitment to sustainability, her research, her service, and her international experience combined to make her a deserving recipient of her most recent honor—becoming a PCAL inductee into the Society of Distinguished Graduates. Mary is heading to law school at William and Mary in Williamsburg, VA in a few
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Successful Interns: Bradley Englert

Our English department internship coordinator, Dr. Angela Jones, has helped build connections with many businesses and organizations over the years, providing students with a wide range of internship opportunities. While this is a fantastic resource, all students are encouraged to form their own relationships with employers to develop internships outside of the department. By doing this, English majors can truly
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Successful Interns: Chantel Bowman

As some of our readers may know, this semester contains the most interns the English department has ever had. It is a growing community among the English majors and we want to keep it going. For those of you looking into an internship for the future, here is just one example of the many great things you could be doing during
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Internship Opportunities and Academic Seminars: The Washington Center

Dr. Jones rains down opportunities including this one: A representative from The Washington Center will be on campus to discuss Internship Programs and  Academic seminars   in Washington, D.C. and abroad! Information session Wednesday, February 5, 2014 12:30pm and 3:30pm Grise Hall Room 337  Internships are available in almost all disciplines.  Scholarships are available. Dr. Jones’ email continues: Good morning,
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Internship Applications Due Tomorrow – Great Opportunities Next Semester – Don’t Miss Out!

As someone who has completed an internship in the English department, I highly recommend doing so during your undergraduate career. Not only does it give you hands-on experience and something tangible to add to your résumé, you get 3 hours of college credit toward your major and some life experience to boot! If you didn’t receive an email about English
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