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About brclements

Professor Western Connecticut State University

WCSU Undergrad Writing Awards

Dear MFA Alumni, I hope you might consider making a small donation ($5, $10, $20?) of whatever you might be able to afford to two of the Writing Department’s undergraduate writing awards, The Jim Scrimgeour Award for Excellence in Poetry … Continue reading

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Job at Norwalk Community College

Communication Manager The Norwalk Community College Foundation, Inc. (NCCF) is a 501(c) (3) corporation that supports and raises funds for the benefit of Norwalk Community College (NCC), its students, faculty and programs, to further the educational purposes of NCC. The … Continue reading

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Congratulations, Jane…

…on your Agatha nomination! We’re pulling for a win! Best Nonfiction  Mastering Plot Twists by Jane Cleland (Writer’s Digest Books) Writing the Cozy Mystery by Nancy J Cohen (Orange Grove Press) Conan Doyle for the Defense by Margalit Fox (Random … Continue reading

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Clements OMG

Syllabus is up!

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For Clements OMG

Folks, looking forward to seeing you soon! For our OMG meeting in my section, please come prepared to talk about the status of your Thesis project (whether you are in 3rd or 4th semester) and about two books of any … Continue reading

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Positions Open

For students/alumni who live in the area–the Newtown School District has multiple positions open, including a handful of longterm substitute/building substitute positions, which are excellent entry-level positions for grad students and recent graduates. Check out the listings here: https://patch.com/connecticut/newtown/newtown-school-district-hiring-25-jobs?utm_term=article-slot-1&utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=newsletter

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Guest Poet on Campus

I hope those of you who are in the area will come to campus the evening of Monday, Nov. 12 for what promises to be a fascinating event. NOV. 12 AN EVENING OF DOCUMENTARY POETRY:  WCSU will present “An Evening … Continue reading

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