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

Dr. Alexander shares the evolution of her teaching of evolution

On April 1, Dr. Amy Alexander presented as part of the Spring 2014 Humanities Symposia with her talk “On the Origin of Separation: A History of Evolution in the Public Schools.” A large number of students, faculty, and community members were in attendance. The video above, shot by forensic science major Ashley McLaughlin, is her complete talk with the question and answer discussion that followed. For a more detailed description […]

Well-Read with Professor Justin Young

Well-Read with Professor Justin Young

Well-Read is a recurring feature that focuses on members of the university community picking books that are favorites, influenced them greatly, or simply they think everyone should try. Justin Young is a professor of communication in HAC. He teaches an eclectic range of courses including video games, media and society, and newswriting. In addition, he co-writes an award-winning webcomic and cartoon series, coordinates the Overlooked Film Festival, and serves on […]

Professor Homan tells Abigail Adams’ story

On March 25, Professor Lou Ann Homan presented as part of the Spring 2014 Humanities Symposia with her talk “The Woman in Braintree: The Little-Known Life of Abigail Adams.” A large number of students, faculty, and community members were in attendance. The video above, shot by forensic science major Ashley McLaughlin, is her complete talk with the question and answer discussion that followed. For a more detailed description of the […]

Professor Milliken gives tour of the Remnant Trust texts that shaped our laws and government

The Remnant Trust is a collection of rare books and other documents that is quite impressive on first sight, but even more so when you know their history. Professor John Milliken is the Chair of the Department of Criminal Justice, Psychology, and Social Science, and he recently joined senior communication major Kylene Coate for a tour of the books on display at Trine. Along the way, Milliken discusses the works […]

Drama Club asks, “Won’t you take me to Crazytown?”

Drama Club asks, “Won’t you take me to Crazytown?”

Each fall and spring Wells Theater in Taylor Hall darkens and audiences are taken to another time and place. This time, things might be slightly crazier. Crazytown is the title of the spring production of Trine’s Drama Club. It centers around a television newscast with several small skits making up the show’s different segments. Those individual segments include a police intervention, a debate on elementary election, a live broadcast of […]