English News

The Gathering

 

Every spring semester, Caldwell University’s English department hosts an The flyer of English Department about the gatheringannual event affectionately termed The Gathering, as it was started by Dr. Patricia Verrone, who taught several courses in Irish literature. Borrowed from the Irish tradition, this event has been celebrated by Caldwell University’s English department for the past eight years. At this event in the Alumni Theater, the department honors juniors and seniors inducted into the English Honor Society, Sigma Tau Delta, presents student awards and welcomes all alumni who partake in this event. Additionally, a group of students led by Dr. Mary Lindroth performs a piece of drama from a given area of literary study. Faculty, students and alumni are encouraged to bring their friends and family to The Gathering.

The 2020 Gathering will be held on Thursday, April 30th at 6:30 pm in the Alumni Theater. English majors, minors, and alumni planning to attend should rsvp to Amber Edrington at aedrington@caldwell.edu. We look forward to seeing you there!