Category: Graduate Student News

MFA Program in Creative Writing & Environment’s 2019 writing retreat

Lakeside Lab, a 147-acre regents universities research and teaching field station on Lake Okoboji in northwest Iowa, hosted the English Department’s MFA Program in Creative Writing & Environment October 18-20.  The expedition was intended as the environmental field trip that is part of the introductory MFA course for the first-year cohort, English 550: Craft & … Continue reading MFA Program in Creative Writing & Environment’s 2019 writing retreat

Writing Retreat

December brings with it cold weather and crunch time for graduate students. Get out of the cold and join us for an end of the semester writing retreat. Snacks will be provided.  

December 6, 2019, 11:00am-4:00pm | Ross 420

Writing Retreat

Too many projects? Not enough time? Join us for a dedicated day of writing productivity. Pick a project (or two) and make some great progress. Snacks will be provided.  

November 8, 2019, 9:00am-2:00pm | Ross 215

Grad Connections Social Hour

Come join us for the departmental social hour at Torrent Brewing Company! Meet other graduate students and faculty in a program outside of your own and catch up with those you already know. Snacks will be provided.

October 25, 2019, 5:00-6:30pm | Torrent Brewing Company, 504 Burnett Ave, Ames, IA 50010