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National Day on Writing Activities

Oct. 14, 2016

On October 20th, to help celebrate the National Day of Writing, we will have a venue in the Student Union from 10am-2pm! At this venue, we’ll celebrate writing at Mizzou with events such as: Pizza for a Poem, Photo Collage of MU Writers, Writing Marathons, and more! 

Writing Marathons are a simple and fun way to encourage writers to explore the social aspects of writing while getting out and being inspired by the environment around them. There are three steps to a Writing Marathon:

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Welcome Lina Trigos-Carrillo to the Campus Writing Program

Sept. 30, 2016

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We welcome Dr. Lina Trigos-Carrillo, Post-doctoral Fellow and Coordinator for CWP!  Dr. Trigos-Carrillo graduated in spring 2016 from MU with a PhD in Literacy Education and a Certificate in Qualitative Research. 

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Strategic Teacups: Work That Matters at MU

May 12, 2016


When Win Horner, the late chair of the task force that would bring the Campus Writing Program into being, first organized the task force meetings she knew she needed a way to communicate the importance of the work to the committee members. Not only did she need to motivate the task force members to attend the 7:00 AM meetings—the only available time they could all meet, but she needed to impress on them that this work mattered to the university community.

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MU Postdoctoral Fellow Writing Retreat

March 7, 2017

9:00am - 3:00pm

Conley House - 602 Sanford St.

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Faculty Writing Retreat (FULL)

March 10, 2017

9:00am - 3:00pm

Conley House

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CWP Seminar: Difficult Texts

March 15, 2017

12:00 - 1:30pm

Conley House

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