The Buchtelite

Exercise your English

By Kate Tasseff,

October 5, 2016

Are you an international student looking to meet new friends, play games, and have fun while practicing your English at the same time? The Office of International Programs presents the perfect opportunity with its weekly event: English Corner. Every Friday until Nov. 18, they will meet from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m....

Celebrating 400 years of Shakespeare in Bierce

Photo Illustration by Ted Boyer

By Nick Peterman

April 20, 2016

This Friday, April 22, UA will host “Shakespeare in the Spring” to commemorate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death. From 1:30 p.m. till 5:00 p.m. in Bierce Library, UA’s English Department and University Libraries will sponsor a presentation as part of the worldwide celebration of Wi...

New Age jargon leaving out oldies but goodies

September 18, 2012

Written by: Nicholas Nussen Anyone who has ever been thunderously reproved for using “who” instead of “whom,” or (more unforgivably) “there” instead of “their,” has felt the chastising hand of the Grammar Nazi, the proud and paranoiac preserver of the English language whose fanatical ...