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English majors learn the complexity and versatility of our language and literature and cultivate skills in critical thinking, writing and research. The study of language and literature engages students in critical-thinking and problem-solving skills important in medicine, law, philosophy, commerce, diplomacy, applied technology and the creative arts.

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Eastern Alumni

Cy Colon

Cy Colon Visual Arts ’17 “I’ve always been interested in working with my hands, that’s why I’m an artist. Architecture blends well with art.”

Alejandro Tobon Corrales

Alejandro Tobon Corrales Health Sciences ’17 “My experience with Eastern’s health sciences program was exceptional; The well-organized curriculum allowed me to attain the knowledge to be accepted into my doctorate program.”

Ngibuini, David

David Ngibuini Mathematics ’14 “All of life’s problems can’t be solved with a few lines of code. Having a liberal arts background helps me to draw from different branches of knowledge so that I can reach a creative solution, rather than facing the world purely as a computer scientist.”

Minikowski, Andrew

Andrew Minikowski English ’12 “When I began law school, I discovered that my studies at Eastern had already honed most of the skills necessary to practice law. In addition to learning to write persuasively and critically, I learned to synthesize diverse viewpoints and facts into a coherent whole.”

Carroll, Marlana

Marlana Carroll Psychology ’11 “There are endless opportunities to get involved at Eastern! I worked on campus and was a part of eight organizations. I found excitement in everything I did because of my surroundings. At Eastern I discovered what drove me to become the marketing professional I am today.”