Department of Writing and Rhetoric

Write Here, Write Now.

CompTalk: The W&R Professionalization Series

CompTalk brings together teachers of Writing and Speech to learn, create, and collaborate on a variety of topics and subjects related to enriching what we do in the classroom.


About the Fall 2015 Workshops

CompTalk Coffee Chat: Wendy Goldberg
Thursday September 10, 12:00
Lamar Hall Conference Room

Wendy Goldberg will share her experiences teaching a summer class in Saudi Arabia this summer. Arabic coffee and special regional treats will be available. You don’t want to miss it!


Speech Assignments and the Writing Classroom
with JoAnn Edwards
Wednesday October 21, 12:00
Digital Humanities Lab (Lamar 206)

This workshop is on effectively integrating speech assignments into a non-speech course.

This workshop is limited to 12 participants. Please RSVP below.

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The Writing Center- Four Perspectives
with Brad Campbell, Chip Dunkin, John Hallow, and Whitney Greer
Thursday October 29, 12:00
Lamar Hall Conference Room

John Hallow, Whitney Greer, Chip Dunkin, and Brad Campbell will facilitate an open, honest exchange of ideas involving the four central components of the Writing Center: the student, the tutor, the instructor, and the WC director. Please join us to share your own experiences, ask questions, and help the DWR continue to develop a collective understanding of the Writing Center’s integral role in our program.