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Good News, January 2015

In the latest installment of the “Good News” series, the Ball State English department highlights the accomplishments of our faculty and students up through the month of January.

All the Good News that’s fit to print!

Mary Lou Vercellotti received a grant to work with Wollo University in Ethiopia. Full details are available in the following press release. She will advise in their English language program, and Ruby Cain from Teacher’s College will advise on higher education administration. Dr. Vercellotti will visit Ethiopia during spring break.

EnglertKelsey Englert, a Ball State English alum, had her story, “Goodbye to the Karls,” published in Bartleby Snopes. This online magazine asks its readers to vote on their favorite story, which is then published in an online edition, and Kelsey’s story was the one selected. She is currently a graduate student in the MFA program at West Virginia University.

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Emily Scalzo published her haikus, “Dutch Alcoholics” and “A Polar Vortex,” in Cattails and Halcyon this winter. Continue reading

Dr. Jackie Grutsch McKinney Discusses the Publication of Her First Book

Ball State English Professor and Writing Program Director Jackie Grutsch McKinney’s first book, Peripheral Visions for Writing Centers, was published by Utah State University Press in 2013. She recently discussed her book with graduate assistant Kelsey Englert. Read below to learn more about her book and her writing process.

*Photo Provided by Jackie Grutsch McKinney

*Photo Provided by Jackie Grutsch McKinney

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