Comfort Udah, ‘13

Comfort Udah, ‘13, is a former UMBC English student who earned her PhD in English at UCLA. Udah is completing a postdoctoral fellowship at Dartmouth College before she begins starting a position...

Posted: February 11, 2022, 3:34 PM

Congrats to Dr. Sharon Tran!

Winner of the Career the Career Enhancement Fellowship

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Sharon Tran for winning the Career Enhancement Fellowship from the Citizens and Scholars Institute! Dr. Tran's scholarship current book project, Minor Forms:...

Posted: December 13, 2021, 10:45 AM

New Course Alert!

ENGL 386: Adult Literacy Tutoring: Theory and Practice

Interested in community engagement and/or adult education? If so, this course may be for you! The focus of this semester’s class is on the languages and literacies of recent immigrants and...

Posted: December 7, 2021, 11:04 AM


Alexandra Rittie

Alexandra Rittie, ‘19, is a former UMBC English student who currently works for a branch of the US Department of Justice. Read about her experience at UMBC and post-graduation work below: When...

Posted: November 8, 2021, 6:23 PM

Reminder: English Honors Program Informational Meeting

Wednesday, October 27th at 12:00 p.m.

Dear English Majors, Is there a book that you’ve been eager to study, a play you’ve been drafting in your head, a digital tool you’ve been building, or story you’ve been itching to...

Posted: October 20, 2021, 11:17 AM

Guest artists visits for English 416/616: Shakespeare

Staging Shakespeare

Guest artists visits for English 416/616: Shakespeare: Text and Performance Instructor: Prof. Osherow                                                        Sept....

Posted: September 30, 2021, 12:04 AM

Join the English Honors Program! Applications Due May 14

Now accepting applications for the English Honors program! Visit for application and program details. Questions? Contact Dr. DiCuirci at

Posted: April 30, 2021, 9:18 AM