Alison M. Rodriguez, English Department 2015 BA and Honors magna cum laude recipient, Dr. Gail Houston, Chair of English, and Julie Williams, the 2015 recipient of the New Mexico Folklore Prize and TA for Dr. Momaday, greet Dr. N. Scott Momaday, the English Department's 2015 Graduation Speaker.
Andy Bourelle, Stephanie Spong, and Breanna Griego-Schmidt all received teaching awards this year. They are pictured with Aeron Haynie, the Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence and also a member of the English faculty.
Congratulations to one of this year's Louie Lobo winners: Cristyn Elder received the Outstanding Student Service Provider award. Dr. Elder and other members of our department have been very involved in improving undergraduate student success at UNM.
World-renowned writer N. Scott Momaday is currently a visiting professor in the English Department.
New Mexico is a great place to live and study. The annual Balloon Fiesta is just one of the many events in the Albuquerque/Santa Fe area that students and faculty in our Department regularly enjoy.
The English Department is home to faculty with diverse research and teaching interests.