English Department Mission Statement

The faculty of the Grossmont College English Department endeavor to advance the reading, writing, and critical thinking skills of students so that they may appreciate a variety of cultural perspectives and participate autonomously and successfully in academic, artistic, civic, vocational, and/or professional communities. 


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Spring 2021 Department Chair Office Hours

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Dr. Cindi Harris


Dr. Tate Hurvitz



 Days and Hours



9:30AM - 10:30AM



3:00PM - 4:00PM


2:00PM - 3:00PM


9:30AM - 10:30AM

Other times

by appointment





Project Success / 020 Support

Take a course this spring in Project Success, the Grossmont College English Department’s learning community program. Download our PDF fliers and visit the PROJECT SUCCESS site for more info.


Spring 2021 Project Success poster 

Project Success

Sp 21 ENGL 020 Support flier  

English 020 Support

Spring 2021 First Year Experience poster 

 First Year Experience

Spring 2021 Math-English links 

Math-English Links




2021 Literary Arts Festival


25th Anniversary Literary Arts Fest

April 26 through April 29

This year, the best seat in the house will be in your house!

Click below to visit the official microsite. Find author bios, links, resources, and more.LAF 25 Calendar