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Moravian College English Department to hold Social featuring Moravian Alumni

George WackerBethlehem, Pa., November 13, 2013—Moravian College's English Department will be hosting a Social for students on Thursday, November 21 in the Priscilla Payne Hurd Academic Complex (PPHAC), 3rd Floor, Room 203 and Atrium. The event reception will begin at 4:00 p.m., and the Alumni Panel begins at 4:30. The event will be moderated by Joyce Hinnefeld, Chair of the Department of English. Refreshments will be served to all those who attend. Students, faculty, and staff are all welcome.

The panel features various Moravian Alumni who majored in English and found various jobs in the field of publishing, communications, and marketing. They include:

  • George Wacker ’03, Communications Manager, Discover Lehigh Valley
  • Sarah Becker ’10, Associate Editor for Custom Projects, Macmillan Publishers 
  • Jessica Jonas ’09, MFA, Creative Writing & the Publishing Arts, University of Baltimore; Production Editor, Absolute Service, Inc.
  • Meghan Decker 08, Marketing and Communications Associate, Moravian Academy

These alumni will each share their stories as to how they completed their major at Moravian and how they continued on their career paths after college. It will be interesting for prospective English majors to learn what they can do with their major in regards to finding work after graduation.

Moravian College encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact the Alumni Office at 610-625-7874.

Moravian College is a private, coeducational, selective liberal arts college located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Tracing its founding to 1742, it is recognized as America’s sixth-oldest college. Moravian partners with students to build a strong foundation for their future. Visit the College’s website at www.moravian.edu.