Reaching Others University at Buffalo - The State University of New York
Skip to Content

Latest News

Professor Carrie Bramen was recently elected Chair of the American Literature Section of the MLA for 2015-2016, succeeding Michele Elam from Stanford.
Walt Hakala, assistant professor of English, was awarded $5,000 from the OVPRED/HI Seed Money in the Arts and Humanities fund for 2015 for his project "Words, Verses, and the World: Multilingual Vocabularies and Indo-Persianate Learning in South Asia.”
The riverrun Teaching Fellowship was given to Eleanor Gold, for her Science Fiction syllabus. She is a fourth-year PhD student whose dissertation examines contemporary literature and culture through a posthumanist lens, where she focuses on encounters with “non-charismatic life” and what that might mean for conservation practice and posthuman ethics.
Associate Chair of English, Stacy Hubbard, sat down with Associate Professor Ruth Mack to find out more about her teaching interests and her current research.
Several Journalism students are finalists for National College Media Awards: Lisa Khoury, former Spectrum managing editor, for her piece Animal Heights; Chad Cooper, current senior photo editor for his spot news photo; and Brian Keschinger, former creative director, for his Spectrum cover of Khalil Mack. Aaron Mansfield is also nominated for a Pinnacle award from College Media Association for sports column writing.

Winners will be announced in Philadelphia in early November.