News + Announcements
The Research and Writing Institute, in conjunction with QUWAC and the Office of Academic Affairs, hosted "We Say/They Say: A Writing in the Disciplines Symposium" at the Lender School of Business Center on March 3, 2012.
The Research and Writing Institute hosted a biannual faculty writing retreat at its offices at 430 Mount Carmel Avenue on Jan. 10-11, 2012.
Teresa McConlogue, a staff member in the Thinking Writing Program at Queen Mary, University of London, led a faculty writing retreat workshop at Writing Across the Curriculum's Research and Writing Institute on May 18-19, 2011.
Representatives of the Writing Across the Curriculum program visited Hamden High School in April 2011 to lead the second of three scheduled workshops.
Sally Mitchell, coordinator of thinking writing at Queen Mary, University of London, delivered a lecture as part of Writing Across the Curriculum's 10th anniversary celebration on April 7, 2011.
Bob Smart, professor and chair of English, and Sue Hudd, professor of sociology, presented "Assignment to Grading: Creating Prompts that Work" on Oct. 22, 2010, at Hamden High School.
The Davis Educational Foundation has awarded Quinnipiac a $250,000 grant to develop "Critical Thinking and Writing in the Majors," a program that will add deeper critical thinking and writing applications to upper-level undergraduate classes.