English / Writing Students

If you are a student who is interested in English and Writing majors and minors, click here.

To see our majors in action at the 2012 Spring Symposium, click here.

To get involved in campus and community events and activities, see below!

Ars Poetica: Get involved planning EOU’s creative writing lecture series and student workshops.

BasaltBecome an intern at EOU’s literary magazine.

Blue Mountain Writers: Join a community writers’ group to get feedback on your creative or professional writing.

Writing Center: Hone your skills and help others by become a writing tutor.

Oregon East: Work and/or write for EOU’s student-funded, student-run literature and art magazine.

The Voice: Work and/or write for EOU’s student newspaper.

Oregon Writing Project at Eastern (OWP @ EOU): Help with the Student Writers’ Workshop in March.

Sigma Tau Delta International English Honor Society Lambda Phi Chapter: Join this honor society to network with other honor students across the country.

Or get practical experience doing the following

Conference presentation

Present a talk or paper at EOU’s Spring Symposium, the Northwest Undergraduate Literature Conference in April at Weber State, the Northwest Undergraduate Conference on Literature in April at the University or Portland, the Oregon Rhetoric Conference, or another conference.

English Club

Join other English majors and plan events.


Get real-world experience as a teaching assistant, professional writer, or other literacy related community service.

What careers can I pursue with a major in English or Writing?