Music lover discovers English is his forte

Music lover discovers English is his forte

Paul Schmitt advises incoming college students to “leave yourselves open to experiences.” The jazz musician and music aficionado discovered he had a profound interest in writing and studying literature. For a little extra spending money, he’s mapping wetlands with the...
Students visit England for a literary fortnight

Students visit England for a literary fortnight

In a whirlwind tour of England May 26-June 9, 11 Saint Mary’s students were able to walk in the footsteps of authors whose works they’ve read in class. Highlights from the trip included going to Lyme-Regis to visit the home of John Fowles, the author of The French...
Panel to discuss “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner”

Panel to discuss “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner”

The Department of English and Sigma Tau Delta, the international English honor society, will host a panel discussion on Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner”on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 7:30 p.m. in the President’s Room. Refreshments will be...
Poet Sarah Certa to give reading

Poet Sarah Certa to give reading

  A reading by poet Sarah Certa, author of the chapbook, “RED PAPER HEART,” will be held 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1, in the President’s Room, Toner Student Center. Her poems focus on the many shades of love. In 2010, Sarah graduated from Winona State with a B.A....