Why Major In English?

Dan Modderman earned his B.A. in Education with an emphasis in teaching English and History from GVSU in 1997. He began teaching at Rockford High School in the Fall of 1997 and has been teaching for 10 years.

What can you do with an English Major?

Frequently, students majoring in English ask me for a list of the jobs they can do when they graduate. My response is that there is good news and better news. First the good news - there is no list (more on this later).

Lake Michigan Writing Project

The Lake Michigan Writing Project (LMWP) is an organization of, by, and for teachers of writing at all grade levels and in all disciplines, dedicated to improving the teaching and uses of writing through a variety of programs. LMWP is an affiliate of t

Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society

Students at the 2008 Sigma Tau Delta ceremony. For information about joining Sigma Tau Delta, contact Barbara Schneider at 616-331-3681 or

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