Writing Intensive Committee


MEETING DATES 2013-2014:

August 21         11:30 am
September 18  4:00 pm
October 9         4:00 pm
November 6      4:00 pm

January 15        4:30pm
February 12      4:00pm
March 12           4:00pm
April 9                4:00 pm

2013-2014 Submission dues dates for new WI course designations:

  • Spring 2014 courses: proposals should be received by September 6, 2013
  • Summer 2014 courses: proposals should be received by November 11, 2013
  • Fall term 2014 courses: proposals should be received by January 13, 2014

Send proposals to Courtney Clayton, chair of the committee.  Proposal Form available here. WI-New-Course-Form-2013

MEMBERS 2013-2014:

  • 2014 Courtney Clayton (Assistant, COE) Chair
  • 2014 Brooke Donaldson-Di Lauro (Associate, CAS)    on leave spring 2014
  • Spring 2014  Marisa Martinez-Mira (Associate, CAS) (replacing Brooke Donaldson-Di Lauro)
  • 2015 Nina Mikhalevsky (Professor, CAS) Secretary
  • 2016 Warren Rochelle (Professor, CAS)
  • 2016 Marcelo Jajardo-Cardenas (Assistant, CAS)


  • Director of the University Writing Centers and Writing  Program, Gwen Hale


For more information about the Writing Intensive Program, go to the Writing Intensive Program webpage.



2.8.7 The committee’s duties are to:

.1 Study and recommend to the University Faculty Council procedures and criteria for approval, deletion, and alteration of course offerings in the writing intensive Across-the-Curriculum requirement;

.2 Review and approve or reject proposals from the various departments for courses to be designated writing intensive;

.3 Review at its discretion the frequency of offering and general relevance of courses so designated and make recommendations for changes as appropriate;

.4 Perform any and all additional duties, such as evaluating transfer credit, pertaining to the committee at the request of the committee chair;

.5 Make information available regarding the procedures and deadlines for proposing courses to the general education committee; and

.6 Perform other duties as assigned by the UFC.