The minor in writing is designed for any undergraduate student who is interested in developing his or her disciplinary and professional writing abilities. Published by the university of michigan press and the sweetland digital rhetoric collaborative as an open access digital monograph jason helms is an associate professor of english at tcu where he teaches courses on rhetorical theory, writing, video games, and comics. You can assess such assignments both for content and for the qualities of good writing, such as clarity of argument, depth of thought, organization of ideas, meaningful use of transitions, etc 6 use an analytical rubric. The peer writing center is part of the sweetland center for writing and is housed in g219 angell hall as well as several satellite locations: the undergraduate library, alice lloyd hall, and the duderstadt center. From june 23-25, sweetland hosted the 13 th international writing across the curriculum (iwac) conference 473 scholars came from all over the world to discuss how writing across the curriculum programs and initiatives can give greater attention to the wide variety of complicated issues surrounding the term difference.
Sweetland offers one-to-one writing support to all u-m undergrads at our peer writing centers and writing workshop we also teach courses in writing, offer the minor in writing and peer writing consultant programs, and provide several writing resources for undergrad international students. Is a peer writing consultant in the university of michigan's sweetland center for writing and a senior studying biochemistry and english. Using peer review to improve student writing, gayle morris sweetland center for writing, university of michigan what is peer-assessment , center for teaching excellence, cornell university covers the what, why, and how of peer-assessment. See all 6 photos taken at sweetland center for writing by 25 visitors.
“dsp instructor resources” sweetland center for writing web ‘the sweetland center for writing’s directed self-placement (dsp) for writing: resources for instructors” sweetland center for writing. The sweetland peer writing center is an excellent resource available to all undergraduates seeking writing support sweetland’s trained peer writing consultants are invested in your success and happy to assist you at any stage in the writing process. How to be an effective lab scholar monica dus, asst professor, molecular, cellular, and developmental biology this free, one-hour workshops are designed for honors thesis writers, but is open to all interested students. The drc is delighted to announce the award of the 2018 sweetland/um press book prize to tim lockridge and derek van ittersum for writing workflows: beyond word processingthis prize is given to a born-digital or substantially digitally enhanced book-length project that displays critical and rigorous engagement in the field of digital rhetoric.
The workshop will conclude by sharing tips for writing, revising, and editing proposals lunch will be provided presenter: larissa sano, sweetland center for writing. Sweetland center for writing, ann arbor, mi 643 likes 15 were here the sweetland center for writing, a comprehensive writing center, exists to. Sweetland offers the minor in writing, teaches and supports new media and multimodal forms of writing, and runs the invitational dissertation writing institute and fellows seminar sweetland offers consultations and workshops for instructors and students across the university, and conducts research on writing. The sweetland center for writing is unique in its collection of staff members, ranging across many different fields of study when i first joined the team of sweetland peer writing consultants, i was amazed at all the different majors employed. The university of michigan is searching for a new faculty director of the sweetland center for writing the new director should be an outstanding scholar and teacher who qualifies for a tenured faculty appointment in a relevant department at the rank of associate or full professor.
Ligia a mihut, phd assistant professor of english multilingual writing coordinator [email protected] dr mihut will serve as a community engagement faculty fellow at the center for community service initiatives (ccsi) ” digital rhetoric collaborative university of michigan press: sweetland center for writing web 4 december 2014. Sweetland writing center courses it is possible for rackham students, with the approval of their departments, to apply non-rackham course credits toward rackham degree requirements, usually as cognates. Skip navigation sign in search.
The university of michigan is searching for a new faculty director of the sweetland center for writing the new director will be an outstanding scholar, teacher, and administrator, who qualifies for a tenured faculty appointment in a relevant department at the rank of associate or full professor. Sign in now to see your channels and recommendations sign in watch queue queue. Sweetland center for writing ^ sweetland peer writing center sweetland peer writing consultants are trained upper-level undergraduates who assist fellow undergraduates of all skill levels at any stage of the writing process, including brainstorming ideas for papers.