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Student Writing Awards & WRIT Large Launch

Gold Star for Writing AwardsThis is a dual celebration of exemplary student writing. First, the University Writing Program will honor and recognize students nominated for our Writing Awards. Then, WRIT Large will launch the new issue of our annual journal. This will include a panel of published authors and a Q/A.

Event will be held on Wednesday, April 8th, 2015 from 5-9 pm in Anderson Academic Commons, Room 290. 



Conversations in the Disciplines


The University Writing Program announces its annual roundtable conversations about faculty research and writing practices. Professors from diverse disciplines at DU will each give brief informal presentations about recent research projects, their research methods, and their writing approaches.

The event will be held on April 20th and April 23rd from 5:30-7:30 pm in Anderson Academic Commons, Room 290. A moderator will ask a few questions, then open the floor to audience members. The event will be particularly useful to students in WRIT 1133, 1633, or 1733, but the entire campus community is welcome.


Writing ComposiumCOMPosium is a celebration of First Year Writing and Research. There will be two 1-hour long Poster sessions (in which students from Spring WRIT courses will present their work through posters, podcasts, interactive presentations, etc.) separated by a 1-hour long Live Presentation session.

The event will be held on May 14th, 2015 from 3-7 pm in Anderson Academic Commons, Room 290.