Events-Department of English - Carnegie Mellon University

Upcoming Events

Jim Daniels Speaking at an Evening of Oakland Storytelling

Date and Time: June 10, 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Location: The Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children - 201 North Bellefield Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Thomas Stockham Baker University Professor of English, Jim Daniels, will be speaking at an Evening of Oakland Storytelling, a live storytelling event benefiting Oakland Planning and Development Corporation, a nonprofit community development organization that builds a better Oakland and helps neighbors thrive. Learn more about the event.


Kristina Straub's Will & Jane Exhibit Opens

Date and Time: August 6 - November 6

Location: The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington D.C.

Carnegie Mellon University Professor of English Kristina Straub and University of Texas at Austin Professor of English Janine Barchas open their much-anticipated exhibit, "Will & Jane: Shakespeare, Austen, and the Cult of Literary Celebrity" on August 6. Read more about the exhibit.


Fall 2016 New Teacher Orientation

Date and Time: August 15-19, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: Swank Room, Baker Hall 255B

This is an invite-only event for First-Year Writing instructors.


Returning Teachers Re-orientation

Date and Time: Wednesday, August 24, 2016, 9:30am – 5:00pm

Location: Various Locations

The morning activities (9:30a-12:00p) will be in Steinberg Auditorium, and the afternoon activities (1:00p-5:00p) will be in Baker Hall 145C and the Swank Room, Baker Hall 255B. This orientation is an invite-only event for our returning First-Year Writing instructors.