Writing with clarity, purpose, and empathy is more important than ever in a world of increasing noise and clutter. Join a program that gives you the professional and creative edge for success. Being an English major is more than just writing papers and reading books. You’ll develop a passion for the written word, the ability to think and communicate effectively, and a confidence that will transcend your writing. Heidelberg’s English Department exposes you to the broad world of past and present literature and writing skills in academic, technical, and creative writing. You’ll choose between two concentrations: literature and writing.
Hannah received her master’s degree at the Columbia School of Journalism and then began working in the Zatari refugee camp in Jordan to work with Syrian refugee journalists. Her current job as a video journalist for the BBC combines her love of photography and storytelling.