News & Events

The University Writing Program hosts events throughout the academic year, including the National Day on Writing celebration, a Brown Bag Lunch Series, a Visiting Speaker Series, and a semi-annual Undergraduate Writing Showcase. Click the links below to learn more about our various events, and contact the University Writing Program office at if you're interested in being involved.

National Day on Writing


Brown Bag

Speaker Series

Undergraduate Writing Showcase

Across the University

UWP faculty, staff, and students don't just teach writing. They are involved in various events and programs throughout campus. Check out how members of our program will be involved across the university soon:

Faculty Focus Series

  • Dr. Heather Jordan joins Dr. Kim Christensen, Dr. Valeria Grinberg Pla, Paul Valdez, and Joanna Linein presenting a workshop "Community-Based Learning Fundamentals" (March 6, 2019).
  • Amanda McGuire Rzicznek and Elizabeth Loo Zemanski join Brett Holden, Paul Valdez, and Joanna Line in presenting a workshop, "Setting the Stage: Preparing Students to Engage in a Community-Based Learning Course" (April 5, 2019).