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October Unhappy Hour makes its spooky return to Calvin

Jackie Hubbard

November 7, 2015

The English department’s annual October Unhappy Hour—“a night of frightening tales, sublime verse and succulent treats”— returned to the East Lobby of the CFAC on Oct. 29. The event began in the fall of 2008 when Sar...

Student study questions international accessibility of core literature classes

Jared Van Oeffelen

October 25, 2015

Do international students have a disproportionate amount of work to do with core literature classes when it comes to reading assignments? Senior English major Claire Lambert is currently exploring this topic through an in-depth ...

English department hosts cocktail hour

Morgan Anderson

October 16, 2015

This past Thursday on October 1, the English department held their second annual October Happy Hour. The party was a lively way to enjoy the afternoon, according to students.  Professor Debra Rienstra commented, “We do a lot of serious wo...