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  • Enjoy the Murphy House

    Enjoy the Murphy House. Meet with visiting writers, study and drink tea, participate in a workshop or discussion group, and hang out with friends. Bertie Wilson Murphy Building

    Experience Literary Events

    Engage with eminent poets, authors, scholars, translators, and theatre directors while on campus. 2017-2018 Events

    Explore the World

    Travel abroad to study literature and language in cities such as Madrid and Tours. Study and Travel

    Excel as a Murphy Scholar

    Go deeper into literature and language through the Murphy Scholars Program, launching in Fall 2015 with an inaugural class of sophomores. Learn more

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    Murphy Scholars Program

    The Murphy Scholars Program in Literature and Language is an exciting new initiative that provides enhanced cocurricular experiences to keenly interested students. Sophomores - regardless of major - may apply.

  • Upcoming Events


    Triple Birthday Celebration

    Join us in celebrating the 40th birthdays of Cabe Theatre and Hendrix-Murphy and the 80th birthday of Dr. Rosemary Henenberg, Professor of Theatre Arts Emerita. Festivities will begin at 4:00 p.m. on September 9 in Cabe Theatre, with Douglas Blackmon, John Churchill, and Jeanne Hensley Griggs on hand to laud the honorees.