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Zachary Orr ’18 Hometown: North Richland Hills, Texas Major: English Current Employment: Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Any highlights of your time here that you want to share? I was a cadet with the Army ROTC program on campus. The greatest privilege of my years here at Wake Forest… Continue Reading: Meet Alum Zachary Orr ’18
Hometown: Riverside, California Major: English Major, Art History Minor, Class of 2017 Current Employment: Professional Services Associate at TrackMaven in Washington, DC What role has the English major played in your career path? I am a firm believer in majoring in what you love, because your passion and… Continue Reading: Meet Alum Christina Berry ’17
Hometown: Leesburg, Virginia Major/Minor: Major in English and double minor in History and Women’s and Gender Studies Current Employment: Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Notre Dame What role has the English major played in your career path? After taking my first English course (an American literature survey during fall… Continue Reading: Meet Alum Emily Hershman ’12
Hometown: Hilmar, CA Major/Minor: Majors in English and Communication, minor in Spanish Current Employment: Part-Time Assistant Professor, WFU Department of Communication, Owner and Director, Great American Writer’s Camp What role has the English major played in your career path? English was my double, “just for fun” major. That’s what I… Continue Reading: Meet Alum Catherine (Coelho) Riley ’10
Hometown: Appleton, Wisconsin (current home is Asheville, NC) Major/Minor: BA English with a minor in Studio Art Current Employment: Nonprofit assistant by day & poet by night What role has the English major played in your career path? Majoring in English, particularly at Wake Forest, allowed me the rare freedom… Continue Reading: Meet Alum Mackenzie Kozak ’13