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English Department

Biblical Equipping for Excellence in Life and Service

 

 

 

 

 

 

“My own eyes are not enough for me, I will see through those of others.”

C.S. Lewis

Description

The mission of the English Department is to produce graduates who can speak and write for various audiences and purposes with clarity, creativity, and sound research according to the Biblical worldview.

Objectives

The English Department will produce graduates who are able to:

• Critically read and analyze a wide variety of literature in their historical and cultural contexts.
• Engage in an effective writing process and tailor writing/speaking for various audiences and
purposes.
• Evaluate diverse literary perspectives according to the Biblical worldview.

• Develop and execute original research projects following appropriate and ethical practices.

    English Department 

    Thomas Crank

    Thomas Crank

    M.A., M.A.

    Department Chair of English, Assistant Professor of English

    Mr. Tim Hange

    Mr. Tim Hange

    M. Ed.

    TESOL Coordinator, Assistant Professor in English

    Krista Owen

    Krista Owen

    M.A.

    Adjunct Faculty, TESOL and English

    Valerie Piercey

    Valerie Piercey

    M.A.

    Director of the Clark Academic Center, PDS Program Director, Assistant Professor of  English and Education

    Job Opportunities:

    Author, Editor, Technical Writer, Copywriter, Journalist, Social Media Specialist,
    Email Marketing Specialist, Columnist, Blogger, Ghostwriter, Screenwriter, Speechwriting, Fundraising, Managing Writing Projects, Business Person, Lawyer

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    There is no Frigate like a Book
    To take us Lands away
    Nor any Coursers like a Page
    Of prancing Poetry –
    This Traverse may the poorest take
    Without oppress of Toll –
    How frugal is the Chariot
    That bears a Human soul.”
    ― Emily Dickinson

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