Professional Writing & English Studies

MajorB.A.120 hours
  • Core in Composition
  • Core in Literature
  • Prepares for job market
  • Prepares for graduate school

HumanitiesExplore the arts

Minor24-25 hours
  • Focus area in Literature
  • Focus area in Music
  • Focus area in Philosophy
  • Great for grad school admissions

CommunicationPR or New Media

MajorB.A.120 hours
  • Focus in Public Relations
  • Focus in New Media
  • Great job market outlook
  • Capstone internship or project

CommunicationAugment your skills

Minor24 hours
  • Focus in Public Relations
  • Focus in New Media
  • Diversify your skills
  • Great for grad school admissions
HAC students and faculty celebrate the holidays

HAC students and faculty celebrate the holidays

Students and faculty from the Humanities and Communication Department joined together Tuesday afternoon for the second annual HAC Holiday Party. Seniors got to add their personalized ornaments to the Taylor Hall tree, as well as receiving a gift from the faculty in the department. If you weren’t able to make it, you can check out photos from the event below.

Professor Boman showcases some scary connections between Poe and Fuentes

On October 28, Professor Ana Boman presented as part of the Fall 2014 Humanities Symposia with her talk “Evermore: Edgar Allan Poe, Carlos Fuentes, & Latin American Literature.” A large number of students, faculty, and community members were in attendance. The video above is her complete talk with the question and answer discussion that followed. For a more detailed description of the talk, see below. Every author has precursors or […]

Cunningham Writing Contest Tipoff event readies student to win

Cunningham Writing Contest Tipoff event readies student to win

How would you like the opportunity to win some cash? Trine’s annual Walter Cunningham Writing Contest gives cash prizes for the top three entries in fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction and academic writing. If you join us at the Cunningham Writing Contest Tipoff, we will provide you with all the key information on writing and winning, while collecting an additional CHAT Event credit. The Tipoff will consist of five separate sessions […]

Higbee receives top honor at National FFA Convention

Higbee receives top honor at National FFA Convention

Sophomore communication major and marketing minor Amanda Higbee recently traveled to Louisville, Kentucky to accept the prestigious American Degree at the FFA National Convention. FFA, formerly Future Farmers of America, is a national organization that focuses on teaching young people the science, business, and art of successful and sustainable agriculture. This week TrineHAC interviewed Amanda about how FFA prepared her for her communication degree. Can you explain a bit about […]

Drama Club readies to play in A Doll’s House

Drama Club readies to play in A Doll’s House

Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House is one of those famous plays that you probably feel like you know something of, even if you’ve never read or seen it before. As luck would have it, you can see it courtesy of Trine’s Drama Club this Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights in Wells Theater in Taylor Hall. A Doll’s House was one of the most controversial plays of the late 19th century. […]