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4 Ways to Experience Your Education
You can publish your own literary criticism and creative work or even serve as an editor for one of our many student-run publications.
Many of our majors—and minors—pursue College Honors or other research and creative projects. Some even present or perform their work at national and international conferences, like Caleb Fridell ‘16, who presented his research on the William Carlos Williams poem Paterson at the English Literature and Language Undergraduate Research Conference at the University of St. Francis.
Here are a few examples of recent research projects:
And some recent Honors projects:
There are many ways to explore literature cross culturally as a Knox student. You can intern in London with the Foundation for International Education program, or participate in the London and Florence: Arts in Context program and learn about the development of the humanities in both of these historical cities. Knox offers more than 60 study abroad and off-campus programs.
There's no better way to explore the possibilities of life after Knox than internships. Here are a few of our students' recent internships (found with the assistance from the Bastian Family Career Center) :
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