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Six Quinnipiac professors to present at international writing conference June 12-14

Quinnipiac University Writing Across the Curriculum (QUWAC) members will make five panel and poster presentations at the International Writing Across the Curriculum’s (IWAC) biennial conference in Minneapolis, Minn., June 12-14.


Fifth biennial writing conference to be held Nov. 21-22

The conference, "Thinking and Writing Beyond Two Cultures: STEM, WAC/WID, and the Changing Academy," will be hosted by the Quinnipiac University Writing Across the Curriculum and the Research and Writing Institute. Kathleen Blake Yancey and Vaughan Turekian will deliver the keynote presentations.


Faculty attend annual winter writers retreat

On Jan. 8 and 9, the Quinnipiac University Writing Across the Curriculum faculty committee and the Research and Writing Institute facilitated their biannual faculty writers retreat.


QUWAC and RWI host pedagogy workshop for faculty

The Quinnipiac University Writing Across the Curriculum faculty committee and the Research and Writing Institute hosted a pedagogy and research writing workshop on Jan. 7 in Quinnipiac's newly renovated Learning Commons.


QUWAC and RWI launch 'Double Helix: A Journal of Critical Thinking and Writing'

Open access, online and international, Double Helix is founded on the principle that writing is the essential tool for developing critical thinking skills and disciplinary expertise.


QUWAC hosts ninth annual summer workshop

QUWAC held its ninth annual summer critical thinking and writing workshop on Aug. 13-15 at Rocky Top Student Center.


Committee members present at New England conference

QUWAC committee members presented "From WAC to WID: Applying Principles of Courses Design to the Majors" at the New England Faculty Development Consortium's spring conference on June 14, 2013.