Literature and writing fundamentally shape who we are and how we see the world. As an English major you will explore what makes us human and experience the breadth of and depth of a single word. You will develop the skills of good writing and speaking.
Jessica Gallus '01, Strategic Studies Fellow at the U.S. Department of Defense
I learned how to think critically as an English major. Not everyone knows how, and when colleagues find that you can offer a different perspective, you become an invaluable resource. Being an English major helped me to challenge the status quo.