Welcome to the Department of English at Rutgers University

student wrtgEvery spring there are many prizes and awards offered through the department.

These awards add impressive lines to your resume, but most important, they affirm your achievements. Please consider submitting your work for an award!! If you don’t submit something, you can’t win. Give it a try! The deadline to submit your work for awards is Monday, March 21, 2016.

See the list of available awards at http://english.rutgers.edu/undergraduate-91/contests-awards.html.

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Upcoming Events

28 Mar 2018;
01:00PM - 04:00PM
CCA Pragmatism Working Group
30 Mar 2018;
10:00AM - 05:00PM
Slavery's Reinventions, a Symposium
04 Apr 2018;
08:00PM -
Writers at Rutgers Reading Series | Tracy K. Smith
20 Apr 2018;
12:00PM - 03:00PM
Americanist Seminar Hosts Jane Thrailkill, UNC


 Undergraduate Students


Graduate Program in English


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