Degrees in the Department of English, Foreign Languages, and Cultural Studies prepare our students for a wide range of careers. Listed below are some of our graduates and their accomplishments:
MA English, currently pursuing TESOL certificate—English teacher Asia American International Academy, New Taipei City, Taiwan; writer for Elephantine Publishing Company
BA English—Editor, Enterprise and Interstate Progress, Mansfield, La.
Brittany R. Dixon
MA English–Administrative Assistant for Re-Entry Solutions of CENLA and General Manager of Good Shepherd Funeral Home, Alexandria, La.
BA English, MA English, JD University of Texas at Austin School of Law–Lawyer, Jackson Lewis P.C., Seattle, WA.
MA English, pursuing Ph.D. in English, Literature Concentration, University of Alabama.
MA English, pursuing Ph.D. in English in TESL program, Oklahoma State University.
MA English, pursuing Ph.D. in Literary and Cultural Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
MA English, Postgraduate student pursuing Ph.D. in English from University of Southern Mississippi.
Dr. Matt Barton
BA English, MA English, PhD Rhetoric and Composition, University of South Florida–Professor of English, St. Cloud State University.
Dr. Lillian Purdy
BBA Belmont College, MLS Vanderbilt University, MA English, Northwestern State University, PhD in English, University of Louisiana at Lafayette–Professor of English and Coordinator of Advising and Retention at Louisiana College, Pineville, La.
BA English, MA English–Training and Communications, Transocean.
Angelin Adams Borsics
BA English, MA English–Editor at Clarkson Potter, an imprint of Random House–editor of 2015 James Beard Foundation Award winners The Kitchen Cookbook (general cooking winner) and In Her Kitchen (photography winner).
BS Mathemathics, MA Heritage Resources, MA English–NSU Director of Academic Success Center, Liberal Arts Advisor.
MA English, MFA, McNeese State University–Nominee for Pushcart Prize for Poetry–Instructor, Southeastern Louisiana University.
R. Allyce Hill
BA English, JD Southern University Law School–-Executive Director, South Carolina Women Laywers Association.
BA English, MA Library and Information Science, Florida State University–Librarian II, Sterling Municipal Library, Houston, Texas.
Lee Ann Price
BA English, MA English–South Korea–English Instructor, Daejeon Elementary Afterschool English Program, Carrot Global teaching corporate English to South Korean executives.
BA, MA English, Postgraduate student pursuing Ph.D. in English–Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand–Victoria Doctoral Scholarship holder–tutor (teaching assistant) in the English programme.
BA, MA English–Developmental Writing Instructor, Bossier Parish Community College LSU-S campus.
MA English, TESOL Certificate–English Department Chair, UIL Academic Coordinator, ESL Coordinator, Kirbyville High School; Adjunct Instructor of English, Angelina College.
Janet Covey Novotny
MA English, TESOL Certificate–Online Service Learning/Business Professor, Grand Canyon University; Adjunct English Professor, Allied American University.