Category: Other Announcements


EGSA, Just when you thought it was time to get working this semester, the EGSA Social Chairs bring you Bad Wine, Bad Poetry. Seminar papers and dissertations, of course, will just have to wait. Sarah Rude and Elizabeth Fredericks say:   Well played, Social Chairs. And thank you.   Jeremy Leatham EGSA Secretary

February 19, 2014 0


EGSA, Important stuff first: There is an important schedule change for the Prospective Student Preview Weekend. The dinner tomorrow evening (2/14) will be at Panera at 5:30pm (not at La Fiesta at 5:15, as previously indicated). Any English graduate student is welcome, and it will be a great opportunity to meet and chat with the prospective students. If…
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February 13, 2014 0

EGSA Feast

EGSA, There’s something special about 14 February. The anticipation. The nervous excitement. The dinner. The subtle gestures. The treats. The prospects and potential. As Cupid draws his bow, we throw open our metaphorical arms to prospective students. Join us in the figurative embrace by attending any of the events listed in Sarah Clark’s message below:…
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February 12, 2014 0

Vote for EGSA’s 2014 Orientation Co-Chairs

Well, EGSA, It’s time. The candidates are set. The ballot is posted. The suspense is building. And it all comes down to you–if you’ve paid your dues, that is. Our first EGSA election of 2014 is now open. Click on the link below to cast your vote for Orientation Co-Chairs. You may vote for TWO…
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January 27, 2014 0


Dear Fellow EGSA Members, Please have patience while our site is revised and renovated. In addition to changing the look to reflect more recent trends in web design, we intend to clarify the page’s organization, update its information, and increase its appeal and usability for both prospective and current Baylor English Graduate Students. In a…
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August 3, 2013 0

Announcing the Orientation Chairs

President Kilpatrick sends the following: Hello All, I hope this email finds everyone well during this work-filled middle slump of the semester. Three weeks until Spring Break! I am sending this email to announce the results of the recent election for the EGSA Orientation Chairs. After the results came in, the leading number of votes…
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February 18, 2013 0

EGSA II: Maurice Hunt’s 2012 Summer Session II Graduate Shakespeare Course

Dear English Graduate Students, Jeff Bilbro is forwarding to you this description of my 2012 Summer Session 2 Graduate Shakespeare course. You are warmly invited to enroll! I would be happy to talk to you individually, if you have questions about it. Cordially, Maurice Hunt ENGLISH 5324, SHAKESPEARE’S GREAT TRAGEDIES: HAMLET, OTHELLO, KING LEAR, MACBETH…
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February 17, 2012 0

Cancel EGSA General Meeting

From Danielle, President of EGSA: Dear EGSA, You may or may not be heartbroken over this news, but Nathan and I have decided to cancel tomorrow’s meeting because we do not have a great deal to report. We would, however, like to direct your attention to a few items: (1) Thank you to those who…
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January 26, 2012 0

Satisfying Language Requirements

Dear Directors of Graduate Programs that require proficiency in one or more foreign languages: Please be so kind as to inform your graduate students of the following: 1. that as soon as possible upon entering their graduate program they should examine the options available to them for satisfying their foreign language requirement. These are outlined…
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September 22, 2009 0

EGSA: GSA news

EGSA, Vivien thought you would all find these notes (below) from the recent GSA meeting interesting. Enjoy! Bethany ________________________________________ News from the August GSA meeting The GSA Barbecue (free and open to all students and their families) will be held on Saturday, September 26th in Cameron Park, time and exact location TBA. We had a…
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September 9, 2009 0