Student Essay Presented at International Conference

An essay written by Dakota State student Jenna Halse has been accepted for presentation at the Sigma Tau Delta International English Honor Society Conference in Minneapolis, MN March 25-28. Halse, from Florence, SD, is sophomore at DSU majoring in English education.

Halse's essay, entitled "Temptation and the Grotesque: Religion in ‘Good Country People' and 'The Ugliest Pilgrim'" was among 815 papers submitted. The papers were judged by a 19-member committee made up of experts from across the country.

Halse will present her essay and participate in a group discussion at the March conference.

Last Updated: 8/12/11