PWR News

Recent PWR News

[Picture above: Participants in a March 19 PWR Zoom Conversation on Converting your Favorite Activity, left to right, top to bottom: Harriett Jernigan, Christine Alfano, Ruth Starkman, Shannon Hervey, Sarah Pittock, Arturo Heredia, Lisa Swan, Marvin Diogenes, Jenae Cohn, Shay Brawn, Sangeeta Mediratta, Norah Fahim. Shared with their permission] To say that the last few weeks have been a whirlwind would be an... Read More

Instructor News

[Pictured above, Becky Richardson in early 2019, interviewing Soniah Kamal at Keplers] Many of our...

Activity Showcase

Overview: This activity asks students to experiment with high style and deliberate use of...

Student Spotlight

picture of graduating NSC seniors
In this quarter's issue, we're pleased to celebrate the accomplishments of the seniors graduating...

Up Close with Student Winners

In this issue, we're spotlighting the winners of the Spring 2019 Boothe Awards. They'll be honored...

Coordinator's Corner

By Cassie Wright Sharp slide decks, moving vocal delivery, timely argument, exceptional evidence...

Writing Specialist Confidential

When I think of a writing workshop, I imagine the space, scale, and context we’re so familiar with...

Teachers, Writers, Scholars

I’ve shared an office on the third floor with Dr. Holly Fulton-Babicke since we both arrived at...

Instructional Innovations and Inspirations

ESF class photo in front of Memorial Church
[Pictured above: Christine Alfano (far left) and several of her ESF students in their weekly post-...

Committee Updates

[Pictured above: Members of the 2020 NACC Committee - from left to right: Tessa Brown, Jenae Cohn,...

Rhetoric from the Field

By: Valerie Kinsey Friday, January 28th, Julia Voss , Assistant Professor of English at Santa Clara...

Spotlight on WIM

Last fall, The MIT Review invited its readers to play a courtroom algorithm game, asking its...

Beyond the Farm

One thing you might not know about PWR Lecturer Harriett Jernigan if you haven't had a chance to...