Open House and Information for New Students

MA/PhD, MFA, and PhD students who are admitted to the English graduate program for the 2020-2021 academic year will be invited to the program open house, which will be held on March 2, 2020.

2019 Open House Schedule

MFA STUDENTS
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10:00   MFA Meet and Greet, 311 Denney Hall
11:00    MFA Breakout Sessions, Creative Writing Suite (1st floor Denney Hall), meet MFA faculty
12:00   Lunch hosted by English Graduate Organization (EGO)
            311 Denney Hall (English Department Commons Room)
12:45   Group Meeting with English department faculty, administrators
            311 Denney Hall

2:00    MFA Campus Tours, meet with current students
           Meet in Creative Writing Suite, 1st floor Denney Hall
4:00    Reception at the Faculty Club
           181 S. Oval Drive
5:00    (optional) Project Narrative lecture, Meg Jensen, "Conflict, Disaster, Trauma and
           Autobiographical Stories: Healing for Individuals and Communities"
7:30    Mother Tongue readings featuring current MFA students
           
Wild Goose Creative 2941 Summit St. Columbus, OH
 

MA/PhD STUDENTS
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10:30  MA/PhD students: Meeting and tour of Thompson Library with presentations of archival and rare-book holdings, 150 A/B Thompson  Library
12:00   Lunch hosted by English Graduate Organization (EGO)
            311 Denney Hall (English Department Commons Room)
12:45   Group Meeting with English department faculty, administrators
            311 Denney Hall

2:00    MA/PhD Area Group meeetings (various locations)
3:00    MA/PhD Campus Tours given by current graduate students
4:00    Reception at the Faculty Club
           181 S. Oval Drive
5:00    (optional) Project Narrative lecture, Meg Jensen, "Conflict, Disaster, Trauma and 
           Autobiographical Stories: Healing for Individuals and Communities"
7:30    (optional) Mother Tongue readings featuring current MFA students
           Wild Goose Creative 2941 Summit St.

A final schedule of activities will be provided to students who attend the open house.  If you have questions, please contact the English graduate program office: graduateenglish@osu.edu.

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