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Kathy Fagan Grandinetti: Ohio Poet of the Year

September 18, 2017
Kathy Fagan

Each year, one deserving Ohioan is chosen as the Ohio Poetry Association’s "Ohio Poet of the Year." This prestigious award is given out to a poet who has published an impressive book of poetry within the past two years. This year, that deserving recipient is the department's very own Kathy Fagan Grandinetti.

Esposto Wins 2016 R.L. Stine Scholarship

May 5, 2016
Picture of current and past Stine Scholarship winners

Laura Esposto has been awarded the second inaugural R.L. Stine Scholarship. Generously provided by author R.L. Stine, an Ohio State English alumnus (BA, 1965) and award-winning author of children’s horror stories, this $11,000 tuition scholarship supports English majors who have demonstrated a serious interest in Creative Writing.

Visiting Professor Interview Series: Maggie Smith

March 1, 2016
Maggie Smith

The Department of English is pleased to introduce a new initiative: The Visiting Professor Interview Series (VPIS). The Series aims to grant students and faculty the opportunity to learn more about our visiting professors on a personal level, who would not otherwise get that opportunity.

R.L. Stine Scholarship for Undergraduate Creative Writing

July 21, 2015
R. L. Stine Scholarship

The Department of English is very pleased to announce the inaugural R.L. Stine Scholarship, an undergraduate scholarship for Ohio State English majors who have demonstrated a serious interest in Creative Writing.

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