Majoring in English opens doors to careers in publishing, marketing, doctoral programs, communication, and more. See how our alumni have applied their degrees to successful careers.
Name: Benn Doody ’07
Currently: Managing Editor, Heavy.com; former managing editor, Journal-Courier Corp.
Name: Michael Feeley ’99
Currently: Senior Director of Marketing, AOL; Formerly Director of Sales Development, American Express Publishing
Name: Catherine Forsa ’09
Currently: Ph.D. candidate in English at Case Western Reserve University (Ohio). Received M.A. in English from Seton Hall University. Research focus on early American literature, nineteenth-century American literature, and the intersection of medicine, science, and literature.
Name: Alexandria Hein '11
Currently: Health Web Editor/Writer for FoxNews.com; Formerly News Editor, FoxNews.com
Name: Kaitlin Hoffman
Currently: A Special Education teacher (teaching English) at a high school in Long Island City through New Visions, Urban Teacher Residency. Learn more about the program.
Name: Danielle Levangie ’14
Major/Minor: Double major in English (concentration and literature and cultural studies) and political science
Currently: Attending Boston College for a Master’s degree in Political Science with a concentration in Utopian Political Theory, American Political Though, and Modern Political Theory
Name: Bill McBain ’07
Currently: Manager of Client Finance & Operations, Razorfish; Formerly associate advertising finance manager, People Magazine
Name: Michelle Morrison ’10
Currently: Workforce Communications, IBM