Why HSU English?

Articles on the Value of English Studies

The world’s top economists just made the case for why we still need English majors | Washington Post Article, 19 Oct 2019

"We need more storytellers."


To Write Better Code, Read Virginia Woolf | New York Times, 21 May 2016

“Technology alone is not enough — it’s technology married with liberal arts, married with the humanities, that yields us the result that makes our heart sing.”


A Top Medical School Revamps Requirements To Lure English Majors | NPR, 27 May 2015

"People who look at the same problems through different lenses will make us better in the long run." 


Liberal Arts Grads Win Long-Term | Inside Higher Ed, 22 Jan. 2014

"Over the arc of a career, humanities and social science graduates earn as much or more than those in professional fields, new study shows, and are equally employed."


Also see: 

The Value of an English Major | Case Western University

What Can I Do With an English Major? | George Mason University