"I am a senior double-major in English and Legal Studies, graduating a year early this May. My goal has always been to attend law school and I believed majoring in English would allow me to improve the necessary reading and writing skills to become a lawyer. I had no idea that studying English would also … "
Tess Halpern is a senior English major, pursuing a specialization in the Study and Practice of Writing (SPOW) and minoring in Political Science and Sociology. She writes for the Massachusetts Daily Collegian, tutors at the Writing Center, and interned at MassLive this past summer. View her LinkedIn profile to learn more or to connect with her!
Kevin Xu is a senior English major, pursuing specializations in the Study and Practice of Writing (SPOW) and Professional Writing and Technical Communication (PWTC). This past summer, he was a Technical Writing Intern at Akamai Technologies. View his LinkedIn profile to learn more or to connect with him.
Sabrina enjoys working as a photographer for the Off Campus Student Center. She also hosts a show, “Keep Bouncing” for WMUA 91.1 FM, the UMass college radio station. Tune in to hear her on Sunday evenings from 8–10pm EDT.
Symone Green is widely involved across campus. From participating in the Five College PoetryFest to community-based learning in HFA classes, Symone finds herself creatively and socially engaged daily. She discusses her experiences as an English major, an ESL instructor, a poet and songwriter, her involvement on the UMass campus, and her excitement for both the present and future.