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Brown Bags on WAC Topics


Writing Across the Curriculum

Brown Bags on WAC Topics

Cross-Disciplinary Brown Bags:

Each semester since Spring 2010, three brown bags on WAC topics have been held.  

These informal meetings are for faculty and teaching staff from across the disciplines.  They focus on

--how we can best help students learn to write well in our disciplines

--how we can best help students learn disciplinary content by writing

  The following brown bags are scheduled for Spring 2013:

Friday, February  15:  Encouraging Students to Revise (at noon, in  YU 201)

Friday, April 5: Encouraging Students to Use Sources and Citations Appropriately (at noon, in YU 201)

Friday, April 26: WAC Grants in Action (This noontime event is part of the all-day WAC Showcase on first floor Swenson.)

Selected Powerpoints and Handouts from Past Brown Bags:

Encouraging Students to Cite Right

Encouraging Students to Revise

Five Key WAC Best Practices

Handling the Paper Load

Programmatic Assessment of Student Writing

Promoting Academic Integrity in Student Writing

Scaffolding Student Writing Projects

Taking the "Grr" Out of Grammar

Writing across the Curriculum: The Myths, the Reality

Writing to Learn



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