English Language and Literature

English Department Announcements

2016-2017 English Prizes Awarded

 

 Congratulations to the student winners of prizes for high achievement in English courses, Creative Writing, and Drama:

 

 Prize for English in 1st Year

Sydney Hallett

 

Edwin Flaherty Prize for English in 2nd Year

Melissa Moore

 

Prize for English in 3rd Year

Hannah Zamora

 

Essay Prize for English in 3rd Year

Alexis McCormack

 

Bishop Hill Prize for English in 4th Year

Isabelle Agnew

 

Creative Writing

 

Robert Clayton Casto Prize in Poetry:

Alexis McCormack for a strong overall submission

 

David Adams Richards Prize in Prose:

Luke Beirne for his short story “Models”

 

David Velensky Prize in Creative Writing:

Monica Furness for her short story “Sea Glass Heaven”

 

Drama

 

Ted Daigle Memorial Drama Award:

Hannah Blizzard and Kira Chisholm

 

“Hannah and Kira have shown remarkable development in the Department of English acting courses and seminar and lecture courses, as well as in their work as actors with Theatre St. Thomas. The English faculty congratulates Hannah and Kira for their hard work and dedication to Drama and English at STU!” – Dr. Robin Whittaker, Drama Concentration Advisor.