Events

Mindful Writing Retreat

S304 Memorial Union

You are invited to participate in this daylong retreat whether you have previous experience with mindful writing or are new to the practice. The day will include instruction, yoga and meditation practice, and focused writing time. Please attend with the intention of learning something about yourself as a writer as well as actually writing.

January 2019 - 2 Day Winter Writing Retreat

Conley House, 602 Sanford Street

Join us for a writing retreat held in the historic Conley House on the MU Campus. This winter 2-day retreat is open to Faculty, Post-Doctoral Fellows and Graduate Students.

Spring 2019 Faculty Writing Intensive Workshop

Reynolds Alumni Center - Columns D/E

Join us for an interactive and hands-on workshop that will provide you with resources for using informal writing to spark critical thinking, designing diverse and effective writing assignments, responding to student writing and much more.

Spring 2019 TA Writing Intensive Workshop (Morning Session)

Reynolds Alumni Center - Columns D/E

NEW! You can now choose a morning or afternoon session of this workshop. Please only register for one session. Teaching assistants are an integral part of Writing Intensive courses; as such, this workshop provides resources to help TAs manage the special demands of Writing Intensive courses. We welcome novice, veteran, and prospective TAs to attend this session

Spring 2019 TA Writing Intensive Workshop (Afternoon Session)

Reynolds Alumni Center - Columns D/E

NEW! You can now choose a morning or afternoon session of this workshop. Please only register for one session. Teaching assistants are an integral part of Writing Intensive courses; as such, this workshop provides resources to help TAs manage the special demands of Writing Intensive courses. We welcome novice, veteran, and prospective TAs to attend this session.

Graduate and Postdoctoral Writing Retreat

Conley House - 602 Sanford Street

Join us for a writing retreat held for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in the historic Conley House on the MU Campus.

Faculty Writing Retreat

Conley House - 602 Sanford Street

Join us for a writing retreat held in the historic Conley House on the MU Campus.

What Do Rubrics Have To Do With It?

Conley House - 602 Sanford Street

In this workshop, Dr. Martha Kelly will begin with a discussion of the benefits and drawbacks of rubric use in the WI classroom.

ESL Writing Workshop: Giving and Receiving Feedback

Conley House - 602 Sanford Street

This workshop will practice how to provide a useful peer review and then how to use peer review to plan for revision.

Graduate and Postdoctoral Retreat

Conley House - 602 Sanford Street

Join us for a writing retreat held for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in the historic Conley House on the MU Campus.

Writing Assessment Using Canvas

Conley House - 602 Sanford Street

In this workshop, we will explore the various features for providing feedback on writing assignments in Canvas, including how to connect rubrics to learning objectives within Canvas, how to use Speed-grader tools to create various types of marginal comments, and how to manage group writing assignments.

Faculty Writing Retreat

Conley House - 602 Sanford Street

Join us for a writing retreat held in the historic Conley House on the MU Campus.

ESL Writing Workshop: Revision

Conley House - 602 Sanford Street

This workshop will look at revision strategies used to alter a paper or research.

Graduate and Postdoctoral Retreat

Conley House - 602 Sanford Street

Join us for a writing retreat held for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in the historic Conley House on the MU Campus.

Scholarly Approaches to Writing Intensive Teaching

Conley House - 602 Sanford Street

Over the years, several WI faculty have designed classroom-based studies to better understand student learning and thus to guide instructional decisions. In this workshop, we will share the results from some of these studies and examine avenues to pursue scholarship of teaching and learning, including publication and presentation opportunities.

Faculty Writing Retreat

Conley House - 602 Sanford Street

Join us for a writing retreat held in the historic Conley House on the MU Campus.

ESL Writing Workshop: Editing

Conley House - 602 Sanford Street

This workshop will look at final touches of writing that includes grammar, punctuation, citation styles, and other mechanics of writing. We will include purposes of correct citations and how to avoid plagiarism.