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English

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

Abigail Caselli

Abigail Caselli Psychology ’17 “Being involved in undergraduate research was the best decision I made at Eastern; I presented at research conferences, which helped me to be accepted into graduate school.”

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.”

Gardella, Chris

Chris Gardella Accounting ’15 “Volunteering with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program opened the door for me at KPMG, and also impacted me on a personal level — the gratitude you get from helping a client in need leaves a mark on you.”

Alexis Lyonnais

Alexis Lyonnais Psychology ’17 “I hope to eventually work in the field of corrections; My favorite part of the internship was getting to sit in on visits with different officers. Although the situations of the clients may be similar, every case is different.”

Kurtz, Alexis

Alexis Kurtz Theatre ’16 “My Main Stage experiences as an undergraduate were critically important for my career. I can thank Eastern for fostering my growth towards the performance proficiency I now enjoy.”