Department of English, College of LAS, University of Illinois


Footnotes: The English Department Newsletter

Volume 58 |May 5, 2014| Number 28

FROM THE GRADUATE STUDIES OFFICE

Congratulations!

Debojoy Chanda successfully passed his Special Field exam with distinction on Postcolonial & Film (A. Basu, Ch.; M. Basu, Hansen, Koshy) on 4/28/14.

Rebecca McCloud successfully passed her Special Field exam on 20th & 21st Century British & Irish Literature (Mahaffey, Ch.; Hansen, Gaedtke, Potts) on 5/2/14.

Spring 2014 – Dates to Remember 
May 7: Instruction ends
May 8: Reading Day
May 8: Last day to add or drop a second half-session course with approval (a W is recorded)
May 8: Last day to add or drop a semester course with approval (a W is recorded)
May 8: Last day to change a grade of DFR (in a non-thesis course) or I, awarded last fall to prevent F by rule
May 9-16: Final examination period      
May 16: Last date for receipt of completed petitions in the Graduate College for graduating students
May 17: May degree conferral (Commencement)