Marian University professor named semi-finalist for Pablo Neruda Prize for Poetry

FOND DU LAC, Wis- Dr. John Walser, associate professor of English, was recently named a semi-finalist for the prestigious Pablo Neruda Prize for Poetry, an award that is sponsored by the University of Tulsa's Nimrod International Journal.

Dr. Walser was among the top 35 of the 568 poetry submissions to the contest. His submitted poems, "Briseis" and "Before a Storm, Late September," will be appearing in an upcoming issue of Nimrod International Journal.


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The only collegiate indoor practice facility of its kind in Wisconsin, Lenz Field House includes full indoor sports turf flooring, three batting cages, and ample space for a 90’ baseball infield or 60’ softball infield (Source: Marian University Archives).

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