Department of English

Dr. Cara Cilano, professor in the English Department, delivers the keynote address at the Fall 2014 commencement ceremonies. - UNCW Photo by Jeff Janowski

Fall 2014 Graduation

English Department Reception

Families, friends, graduates and the faculty gathered in the Madeline Suite Dec. 13 at UNCW for a reception that acknowledged graduating seniors and their accomplishments.

Dr. Paula Kamenish cuts the cake before English Department ceremonies to honor graduates of the department. - Photo by Shirley Mathews

Dr. Paula Kamenish cuts the cake before English Department ceremonies to honor graduates of the department. - Photo by Shirley Mathews

Kyle Davis and Lindsey Walters show off their caps during the pre-commencement ceremonies held by the English Department. - Photo by Shirley Mathews

Kyle Davis and Lindsey Walters show off their caps during the pre-commencement ceremonies held by the English Department. - Photo by Shirley Mathews

Hillora Lang and Aaron Weekes were honored by Sigma Tau Delta for their contributions to the national English honor society. - Photo by Shirley Mathews

Hillora Lang and Aaron Weekes were honored by Sigma Tau Delta for their contributions to the national English honor society. - Photo by Shirley Mathews

English Department graduating seniors gather in the Madeline Suite on campus to celebrate with family and faculty before the ceremony in trask. - Photo bv Shirley Mathews

English Department graduating seniors include (back row, l-r) Abbey Starling, Erin Vance, Devinne Carmichael, Kyle Davis, Lindsey Walters and John Osborne; front, l-r) Hillora Lang, Elizabeth Stewart, Brittany Gerringer, Lindsey Hogan, Aaron Weekes, Pamela Sherman and Samantha Taylor. - Photo by Shirley Mathews

Sigma Tau Delta graduating seniors celebrate the occasion at the pre-commencement ceremonie in the Madeline Suite on the UNCW campus. - Photo by Shirley Mathews

Sigma Tau Delta graduating seniors celebrate the occasion at the pre-commencement ceremonies in the Madeline Suite on the UNCW campus. (L-r) Abbey Starling, John Osborne, Sigma advisor Ashley Sumerel, Hillora Lang, Aaron Weekes and Lindsey Walters- Photo by Shirley Mathews

At the Graduation Ceremonies in Trask Auditorium

Abbey Starling receives congratulations from a fellow grad at the fall 2014 commencement ceremonies. - UNCW Photo by Jeff Janowski

Abbey Starling receives congratulations from a fellow grad at the Fall 2014 commencement ceremonies. Starling earned honors for being a member of the national honor society, Sigma Tau Delta, as well as for her high GPA, being a teaching fellow, a resident assistant and other honors. - UNCW Photo by Jeff Janowski

Hillora Lang shows some of the honors she has won over her academic career. UNCW Photo by Jeff Janowski

Hillora Lang shows some of the honors she has won over her academic career as she waits for her name to be called during the Fall commencement ceremonies in Trask Coliseum. - UNCW Photo by Jeff Janowski

Elizabeth Stewart hugs a fellow grad after the ceremonies. -- UNCW Photo by Jeff Janowski

Elizabeth Stewart hugs a fellow grad after the December 2014 ceremonies. -- UNCW Photo by Jeff Janowski

Donna Carlton, administrative associate for the English Department, receives her degree in sociology at the Fall 2014 commencement ceremonies. - Photo by Don Bushman

Donna Carlton, administrative associate for the English Department, receives her degree in sociology at the Fall 2014 commencement ceremonies. - Photo by Don Bushman

Dr. Meghan Sweeney and Dr. Diana Ashe celebrate the graduation of English Department scholars at the Fall 2014 ceremonies in Trask Auditorium. - Photo by Shirley Mathews

Dr. Meghan Sweeney, left, and Dr. Diana Ashe celebrate the graduation of English Department scholars at the Fall 2014 ceremonies in Trask Coliseum. - Photo by Shirley Mathews