Campus and Community Service

In addition to providing majors and minors, the English/Writing Department at EOU provides a number of services to the EOU campus community. English faculty teach composition courses (WR 115, WR 121, WR 122, WR 123), participate on First-Year Experience Committees, oversee the University Writing Requirement, and are involved in Writing Across the Curriculum initiatives.

American Language and Culture Program

Ars Poetica: creative writing lecture series and student workshops

basalt: EOU’s literary magazine

First-Year Experience and Integrated Studies Program

Oregon East: EOU’s student-funded, student-run literature and art magazine

Oregon Writing Project at Eastern (OWP @ EOU)

Sigma Tau Delta International English Honor Society Lambda Phi Chapter

The Voice: EOU’s student newspaper

Writing Center


State and National Networking

Academy of American Poets

American Association of University Women (AAUW)

Council of Writing Program Administrators (WPA)

Modern Language Association

Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States (MELUS)

National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)

National Writing Project (NWP)

Oregon Council for the Humanities (OCH)

Oregon Council of Teachers of English (OCTE)

Oregon Writing and English Advisory Committee

Phi Kappa Phi