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Awards, Honors and Associations

We recognize excellence in all its forms.

Awards in English

The Department of English awards the Roundtable Prize for Graduate Studies, honors in creative writing, honors in English and the Donald Everett Axinn Awards in Creative Writing


Honors in English

Undergraduate students graduating with a 3.5 GPA or higher in English courses are eligible for honors in English. The student graduating with the highest GPA in English courses (at least 3.5) receives the Koster Award and departmental honors.


Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP)

All graduate students are enrolled as members of the Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP). This organization provides professional and artistic support and assistance in finding positions. AWP members can take advantage of its job-listing and dossier-forwarding services.

 

For further information, please contact:

Department of English
p – 516.877.4020

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