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Writing-Across-the-Curriculum Faculty Workshop

  • kingsborough community college 2001 Oriental Boulevard (Rm: V219) Brooklyn, NY, 11235 United States (map)

On Tuesday, May 10th at 3 pm, there will be a WAC gathering for faculty teaching writing intensive sections. We will consider the art of assignment prompt writing. Bring yours, examine others, leave with a few good ideas and tweaks!

For further information, please contact one of our WAC coordinators:

Prof. Gloria Nicosia  |
Prof. Kate Garretson  |
Prof. Cheryl Smith  |

About WAC

At the City University of New York (CUNY), the Writing Across the Curriculum Program was established in 1999 through a Board of Trustees resolution, “to ensure that writing instruction is regarded as a common responsibility and that the development of writing proficiency becomes a focus of the entire undergraduate curriculum.” KCC’s WAC Program consists of three distinct but interrelated components:

  • Writing intensive courses: KCC offers some 100 writing intensive sections every Fall and Spring semester and students are required to take at least one before graduating. See WAC for Students for more information.
  • Faculty certification program: At KCC we don’t designate courses as writing intensive; we certify individual faculty members from all departments to teach in our writing intensive program. See WAC for Faculty for more information.
  • The Writing Fellow program: Every fall KCC welcomes a group of CUNY PhD candidates to our campus to serve in a variety of capacities within the WAC Program. See WAC for Writing Fellows for more information.