AWP Conference: An Equal Playing Field

B.J. Hollars, Assistant Professor of English, captivatingly described the annual Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) conference as a “smorgasbord of all things writing.” During a brief interview before the conference, which took place April 8–11 in Minneapolis, he explained how the AWP Conference consists of panel presentations that allow young authors the chance…

The Wonderful World of Writing Centers

On October 30 through November 1, five undergraduate students who work in the Center for Writing Excellence and their director, Alan Benson, presented research at the International Writing Centers Association/National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing conference in Orlando, Florida. As part of their work in the CWE, these students – Hannah Brandel, Alexandria Herrera,…