The Washington Post released a piece on December 3rd which explores Glavin's rigorous but rewarding classes. Due to the success of former students, such as Jonathan Nolan and Mike Birbiglia, Glavin has attracted a 'cult' of students who faithfully attend his writing courses. Although he originally intended to enter the Navy, Glavin ended up returning to his alma mater, Georgetown University, to the great benefit of students for the past fifty years. 

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