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May 31, 2017
Thursday, May 11 marked a very special day for the Hume Center for Writing and Speaking: the celebration of its 15th anniversary.
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May 30, 2017
Last year, PWR awarded eight research grants to support the scholarly work and intellectual projects of its instructors.  Now that the 2016-2017 academic year is coming to a close, the grant recipients were asked to reflect on their work over the
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May 30, 2017
  The Program in Writing and Rhetoric is fortunate to have two exceptional gender scholars who are both artists and activists. 
Adam Banks and Allyson Hobbs with their award plaques
May 29, 2017
Adam Banks, along with History Professor Allyson Hobbs, was awarded the St. Clair Drake Award for Excellence in Teaching at a ceremony at the Black Community Services Center this month.
May 29, 2017
Student Initiatives: Vishnu Shankar and the CARES Initiative
Lunsford ceremony 2017
May 25, 2017
In this issue, we're spotlighting four student award winnters: the winners of the Winter 2017 Boothe Prizes and the Winter 2017 Lunsford Awards.  These students were honored in person at ceremonies earlier this month.
Apr 28, 2017
In this “I Wish I Knew” digest, PWR instructors tackle how to give feedback to students struggling with sentence-level errors.
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Mar 12, 2017
This issue, we're spotlighting four of our student award winners: the winners of the Fall 2016 Boothe Prizes and the Fall 2016 Lunsford Awards.  These students will be honored in person at ceremonies in May.
Mar 11, 2017
Overview: Adapted from PWR 2's former final reflection assignment, this activity asks students to reflect on the activities they've completed for the class and align them with the course goals by creating a short oral pitch w

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