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10/10/19
As part of Carla Mazzio's "Shakespeare in Film" class, Francesco Nuzzi will be on campus to discuss "Star Crossed Lovers" - his award winning adaption of "Romeo & Juliet."  October 23, 7-9pm, 262 Capen.
9/19/19
David Schmid was one of three professors to win the 2019 President Emeritus and Mrs. Meyerson Award for Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching and Mentoring, UB’s highest honor given for undergraduate mentoring
9/19/19
Christina Milletti, an associate professor in the University at Buffalo Department of English and a 2019 Juniper Prize for Fiction winner, has been named executive director of UB’s Humanities Institute.
9/19/19
Monika Woods, Literary Agent at Curtis Brown and UB English Alum, is giving a talk for English majors interested in the publishing industry.  "Finding Work in the Publishing Industry" will be Friday, Oct 4 at 11am in 1032 Clemens.
5/2/18
Congratulations to Cristanne Miller, recipient of the President's Medal in recognition of her extraordinary service to the university!
https://www.buffalo.edu/…/…/2018/04/commencement-awards.html
5/2/18
Congratulations to Christina Milletti on winning the Juniper Prize for Fiction for her novel Choke Box: a Fem-Noir!
https://www.umass.edu/umpress/news/announcing-2018-juniper-literary-prize-winners-poetry-and-fiction
2/12/18
Congtratulations to the 2018 riverrun Fellowship Award winners!  Each award winner will be able to visit an archive, and will make a public presentation of their research in the Fall. 
1/25/18
Play based on Bruce Jackson's recordings called "one of the 10 best productions" in NYC in 2017
http://www.buffalospree.com/…/Ann…/The-B-Side-is-a-big-deal/
1/22/18
Double congratulations to Walt Hakala! Walt's book Negotiating Languages was just named Honorable Mention in the Bernard S. Cohn Book Prize. Walt was also just granted a fellowship from the American Institute of Iranian Studies, which will allow him to travel to South Asia in the coming months to study Arabic-script vernacular epigraphy.