Welcome!

The Palomar College English Department is composed of full- and part-time faculty members with diverse academic interests. We offer a stimulating range of classes that stress reading, writing, creativity, and critical thinking–all skills necessary for personal and professional growth.

While every class reflects the unique, diverse perspective and approach of its teacher and students, there is one constant among them: all of these classes, the ideas that they raise, the questions that they address, and the thoughts that they inspire will stay with you, in a variety of ways, long after the final class has met.

So please take some time to wander through our website and get to know us and what we have to offer.

 

Department Statement on Unity and Inclusion

In light of recent political realities and in response to the uncertainty and fear among students, faculty and staff, the Palomar College English Department Faculty reaffirms our deep and abiding commitment to support, encourage, and assist you, our students, through every stage of your academic journey. We are dedicated to create a safe and inclusive environment for ALL and to provide you with the help and the resources you need to address all of your concerns.  Our message goes out to those who have been specifically targeted by the new administration’s rhetoric and policies—“Dream Act”/undocumented/mixed-status individuals, immigrants, refugees, people of color, LGBTQIA+ persons, Muslims, women, Jews—and to all those who feel threatened during these dark and uncertain times. Please click on the links below for a campus-wide statement regarding these issues and helpful resources for students.

A Campus of Unity and Inclusion

Faculty Message & Student Resources (pdf)