Come explore the beauty, history, and culture of Vienna, Salzburg, and Bratislava on this Study Away trip to Austria and Slovakia this summer! … [Read more...] about Summer 2019: Travel Writing in Austria & Slovakia
By Julia Cottrell, Graduate Student in the Professional Writing Program The United Arab Emirates—what is that? Other than identifying the small country in Geography 100, I honestly hadn’t ever thought much about it. This past January, I traveled to the United Arab Emirates on a short-term study away program led by the English Department. I think if you speak to anyone who … [Read more...] about Student Perspective: Oh, the Places You Can Go
Both English and History secondary education students, literature majors, and poets will love this tour of Missouri authors from the past and present. I sat down with Dr. Cathie English to hear a little bit about her brand new intersession course ENG 565/665: Write Across Missouri. This 3-hour mixed Undergraduate/Graduate course is offered through the Study Away program (Study … [Read more...] about A New Study Away Opportunity for Missouri Author Fans and History Buffs Alike!
Experience our state through literature Join Write Across Missouri and absorb the landscapes that inspired Tennessee Williams, Langston Hughes, Mark Twain, Laura Ingalls Wilder and many others. Tap into this inspiration with plenty of opportunities to write as you travel across the state with a fun and supportive group. Dr. Cathie English will lead this study away … [Read more...] about Study Away: Write Across Missouri
A new study away opportunity is available during the summer intersession. This summer intersession will allow students to select from three different novels (“The Reader,” “The Book Thief” or “Slaughterhouse-Five”), and the student will study his/her novel of choice while touring Munich and Prague from May 19 through May 26. The experience and literature will be used to … [Read more...] about Study away opportunity in Munich and Prague available this summer