What’s it like to study English at Carthage?
Take a look at what these students have to say about majoring in English at Carthage to learn about the department from their perspective.
Joe Hansen ’20
- Majors: English with a Creative Writing Emphasis, Music with a Composition Emphasis
- Minors: Classical Studies
- Hometown: Omaha, Nebraska
“Each professor teaches their classes a little different, and they are constantly revising their curriculum, so you’ll get a variety of views on the same subject.”
- Majors: English
- Minors: Secondary Education
- Hometown: Carol Stream, Illinois
“I am definitely surprised by the things I have been able to accomplish and the opportunities I was able to participate in. Every college tells you that they provide great opportunities, but Carthage delivers. I have been able to take great internships, travel, and play sports all while studying here at school.”
- Majors: English, French
- Minors: Dance, Studio Art
- Hometown: West Bend, Wisconsin
“My biggest surprise so far at Carthage has been the extent of opportunities available to students. I have traveled to the Caribbean, attended a dance conference in Minnesota, and choreographed a piece for the student dance show. I feel so grateful for all of these opportunities and am enthusiastic to experience even more.”