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OSU to Host Oregon Writing & English Advisory Committee Meeting October 21

Oregon State University will host the OWEAC quarterly meeting October 21, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., in the Memorial Union, Room 211.  See meeting logistics information.


Fall 2016 WIC Faculty Seminar Begins October 11

Sixteen faculty members have been chosen to participate in the Fall 2016 WIC Faculty Seminar beginning October 11.  The five-session seminar offers best practices for teaching writing across the disciplines and is designed for faculty teaching WIC courses and faculty using writing in non-WIC courses. 


2016 Culture of Writing Awards

Congratulations to the 28 students who won a WIC Culture of Writing Award in 2016.  This year's award winners represent 22 areas of study in six OSU colleges/units and features two students who were independently nominated by two separate colleges/units for two separate papers.  Jennifer Green won for papers written in Environmental Engineering and the University Honors College and Samuel Kowash won for Mat


NOW AVAILABLE: Presentation Slides and Handouts from Chris Thaiss Workshop

On May 13, 2016, Dr. Chris Thaiss, Clark Kerr Presidential Chair and Professor in the University Writing Program, UC Davis, presented a WIC workshop on Writing and Learning in the Sciences and other STEM Fields.  Here are the presentation slides and handouts from that event: