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Two Students Awarded Strong Scholarships

Two Shenandoah University undergraduate students, Aileen Burke and Danielle Confletti, have been awarded $5,000 scholarships through the Hattie M. Strong Foundation (HMSF). The students were chosen based on their letters of application and personal interviews. The scholarships, awarded for the spring 2016 semester, are supporting these students during their student teaching. Burke is student teaching […]

Shenandoah Conservatory production of Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet." Photo by C. King Photography

Shenandoah and Shakespeare

Remembering The Surprisingly Modern Bard, 400 Years On Literature lovers, actors, poets, playwrights and just about anyone with an affection for the English language respects and delights in the works of William Shakespeare. The “Bard of Avon” is known for his spectacular string of plays and sonnets, produced within a relatively short lifetime, by modern […]

Shenandoah University production of one of literature's greatest love stories –"Romeo & Juliet"

Great Love Stories for Valentine’s Day

In the midst of winter, with its grey skies and barren trees, what could be better than warming yourself with inspiring love stories or poems? That must be the reason Valentine’s Day falls right in the middle of one of the season’s bleakest months. In keeping with all things Valentine-and-love related, we asked Shenandoah University Associate […]

Alumni Successes

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Ringing the Bell: Shenandoah’s English Graduates Well-Represented in Online Magazine

Quail Bell Magazine, an online magazine featuring stories of both real and unreal worlds, has tapped the work of two Shenandoah-connected writers. Six pieces by alumna Colleen Foster ’12 have appeared in the journal since its 2013 online debut. Quail Bell also showcased a poem by Elizabeth Britton ’15 during her senior year. “We value […]

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