Look for Aubrey Schiavone’s articles are in the new College English!

Posted April 19, 2017 2:23 pm

Aubrey Schiavone’s articles are in the new College English! “Consumption, Production, and Rhetorical Knowledge in Visual and Multimodal Textbooks” and “Mutual Adjustments: Learning from and Responding to Transfer Student Writers,” by a team of current and former Sweetland researchers led by Anne Ruggles Gere.

English and Education’s James Hammond is a Humanities Institute Graduate Student Fellow for 2017-2018*

Posted April 19, 2017 1:59 pm

The Institute for the Humanities, founded in 1987, promotes interdisciplinary research and discourse in the humanities and the arts. The central function of the institute is to form an intellectual community of faculty and graduate student fellows from various departments who will spend a year in residence in the institute pursuing their research and participating…Read more

Join us in congratulating, James Hammond a Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship Recipient for 2017-2018*

Posted March 1, 2017 12:52 pm

The Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship is one of the most prestigious awards granted by the Rackham Graduate School. Doctoral candidates who expect to graduate within six years since beginning their degrees are eligible to apply, and the strength and quality of their dissertation abstract, publications and presentations, and recommendations are all taken into consideration when granting…Read more

Rackham Graduate School’s 2016 ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Awards*

Posted February 24, 2017 3:52 pm

Dr. Ruth Anna Spooner’s dissertation has been chosen for Honorable Mention among those that were nominated for the Rackham Graduate School’s 2016 ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Awards. She was nominated for this recognition of scholarly excellence from among the many students who completed doctoral degrees last year at the University of Michigan. Nominees like Ruth Anna…Read more

CONGRATULATIONS to Aubrey Schiavone*

Posted April 11, 2016 1:30 pm

CONGRATULATIONS to Aubery Schiavone a travel grant award recipient, who was honored at the Wednesday evening CWPA Reception. Excellence Award: Aubrey Schiavone  “Locating the ‘Learner’ in Learning Transfer: (How) Does Identity Facilitate or Impede Transfer Between Academic and Non-Academic Domains?”    

James Hammond Recipient of Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award.*

Posted April 11, 2016 9:16 am

Please join Professor Anne Gere in congratulating James Hammond, who has been awarded an Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award from Rackham Graduate School for 2016. He has demonstrated a passion for sharing his knowledge and experience. He is a scholar and researcher who combines innovative scholarship and research with superb teaching and mentoring. He recognizes…Read more

Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship Winner! Join us in congratulating, Gail Gibson (English and Education).*

Posted April 11, 2016 9:09 am

Announcing the 2016-2017 Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship Winners The Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship is one of the most prestigious awards granted by the Rackham Graduate School. Doctoral candidates who expect to graduate within six years since beginning their degrees are eligible to apply, and the strength and quality of their dissertation abstract, publications and presentations, and recommendations…Read more

Anne Ruggles Gere was elected second vice president of the MLA.*

Posted December 17, 2015 3:52 pm

Results of the 2015 MLA Elections Second Vice President Anne Ruggles Gere (Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor) was elected second vice president of the association. She will serve in that office from 11 January 2016 through the close of the January 2017 convention and will automatically become first vice president in 2017, serving in that…Read more