Writing Intensive Committee


MEETING DATES 2015-2016:

September 9 (4pm)

November 11 (4pm)

December 9 (4pm)

Additional Spring 2016 meeting dates TBD

2015-2016 Submission due dates for new WI course designations:

Spring 2015 courses: proposals should be received by September 4, 2015

Summer 2015 courses: proposals should be received by November 6, 2015

Fall term 2015 courses: proposals should be received by January 15, 2016

Send proposals to Warren Rochelle, chair of the committee.
Proposal Form available here. WI-New-Course-Form

WI Committee Faculty Members for 2015-2016

  • 2016 Warren Rochelle (Professor, CAS) – Chair in Fall 2015 Spring ’16 Replacement: Shumona Dasgupta
  • 2016 Marcelo Fajardo-Cardenas (Assistant, CAS)
  • 2017 Dan Hubbard (Associate, COB), Sec’y Fall, Chair in Spring 2016
  • 2017 Marisa Martinez-Mira (Associate, CAS)
  • 2018 Emile Lester (Associate, CAS)
  • Ex-officio Gwen Hale, Director of the Writing Center and Writing Program

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