News Archive

UNC Charlotte Conference on Writing Studies

   June 19, 2019

Since 2014, the UNCC Conference on Writing Studies has been a space where scholars from secondary, two-year and four-year colleges, and collaborative partners have come together to discuss the research and teaching of composition, from traditional writing to new media. Welcome to our community. You’ll find expert scholars and teachers eager for you to join us.

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New Course: UWRT 2101 Advanced Writing: Research and Critical Analysis

   June 27, 2018
Want to improve your writing? Hope to excel in communicating outside the University? Aren't quite prepared for the writing demands of your majors?

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Student Uses Digital Media and Rhetoric to Produce Inquiry Video

   November 14, 2017
UWP Student Jason Matthews uses Vimeo to produce an inquiry video for UWRT 1102.

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Announcing the 2017 Crossing Borders Student Writing Contest

   February 21, 2017
THEME - Crossing Borders: Different Culture. Different me. Write a reflection on how your international experience has affected your view of the world. ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA - Current UNC Charlotte Undergraduate and Graduate Students and upper levels (5 or 6) of the English Language Training Institute (ELTI)

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University Writing Program Lecturer Aaron Kashtan has a book under contract from Ohio State University Press

   November 14, 2016

Tentatively titled "Between Panel and Screen: Comics, the Future of the Book, and the Book of the Future", the book explores the dynamic relatinoship between printed and digital texts as well as they each has to offer in a rapidly chaging new media environments. 

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Former UWP student Christopher Winchester defends Ph.D. Dissertation

   November 1, 2016

On November 1, 2016 Christopher defended his dissertation entitled, "Use of an Interpretive Jewish Technique: The Function of Ps22 and Other Biblical Texts".

Name: Christopher Winchester, The University of Edinburgh, PhD in New Testament Language and Literature

Dissertation Title: Matthew's Use of a Jewish Interpretative Technique: The Function of Ps 22 and other Biblical Texts...

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New collection of poems from UWP Faculty member Barbara Presnell, "Blue Star".

Blue Star is a story of war and its effect on family
   August 31, 2016

Blue Star is a story of war and its effect on family. The poems weave history, census and military records, letters, journals, and other documents to tell the 100-year story of a one Southern family. The title, refers to the stars family members hang from banners in their windows when a son or daughter is in service (now noted in our Blue Star Memorial highways...

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​Digital Media and Composition Conference (DMAC) Ohio State University

Joan Mullin, Jan Rieman, Justin Cary and Mary Ellen Muesing participate in the annual DMAC Institute
   August 31, 2016

Digital Media and Composition Conference (DMAC) Ohio State University

Joan Mullin, Jan Rieman, Justin Cary,and Mary Ellen Muesing enjoyed participating in the annual DMAC institute at Ohio State University this past May.

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Linda Hofmann // Student Digital Stories on Display

Student digital stories projects on display at Levine Museum of the New South's You Tube channel
   August 31, 2016

Student digital stories projects around the theme “Boundaries” and personal histories and interviews are on "display" or available on the Levine Museum of the New South’s YouTube channel. 

They are part of the "Video Viernes" series. (The museum has multiple video...

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Announcing the Charlotte Area Veteran's Writing Group

The UWP reaches out to a local community with compelling initiatives to encourage writing.
   June 21, 2016

Marcelle Crickenberger will host a writing group for ALL military (active and veteran), their

families-children, spouses, parents- and any interested students and faculty. For more information , contact

Marcelle Crickenberger. 


Do you have an idea for a Salon or Writing Group?

Email Joan Mullin ...

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