UWG Student Chosen to Attend Bucknell Seminar for Younger Poets

Monday, April 28, 2008

Nick McRae of LaGrange, a student from the Department of English and Philosophy at the University of West Georgia, was accepted to attend the Bucknell Seminar for Younger Poets on the campus of Bucknell University in Pennsylvania.

Considered the most prestigious seminar of its kind in the nation, the Bucknell Seminar for Younger Poets is highly selective and only the best and brightest talents are accepted. The program provides undergraduate students the opportunity to stay on campus and receive guidance and assistance from visiting and staff poets through writing workshops, lectures/discussions and individual conferences.

McRae, who is currently studying abroad in the Czech Republic, will attend the Bucknell Seminar in the Stadler Center for Poetry on the Bucknell campus.

For more information on the courses and opportunities offered through the Department of English and Philosophy, call 678-839-6512.