The English Department has moved!

During the W20 and SS20 semesters, Lake Huron Hall is being renovated! During this time, the English Department offices will be spread throughout the Allendale Campus, with our main office located in 4000 JHZ. 

Looking for a professor? Check our temporary office directory to see where their office is located.

Need administrative assistance? Our staff can be found in 4000 JHZ or in B-3-249 MAK.

Our main phone number and department email remain the same: 616-331-3400, engdept@gvsu.edu.

Lake Huron Hall Under Construction

Find Us Here arrows Zumberge Hall

Spotlights

MA-AL Graduate Student Presents at East Central Writing Center Association Conference

Benjamin Sparks, a Masters of Arts student in Applied Linguistics, recently presented at the East Central Writing Center Association Conference (ECWA).

Our Mission

The English Department strengthens the liberal education of students by developing a deepened understanding of language and literacy, the value of critical reading and effective writing, and the richness of literature, past and present.

Professor Alvarez publishes translation of Moroccan travelogue

Professor Alvarez publishes translation of Moroccan travelogue

Professor Brown Wins Pineapple Award

Professor Brown Wins Pineapple Award

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