Writing Intensive Committee



September 17 at 1:00 p.m.

November 14 at 1 p.m.


2018-2019 Submission due dates for new WI course designations:

Spring 2019 courses: proposals should be received by September 7, 2018

Summer 2019 courses: proposals should be received by November 2, 2018

Fall term 2019 courses: proposals should be received by January 18, 2019

Send proposals to Sushma Subramanian, chair of the committee.
Proposal Form available here: wi-new-course-form-2017

WI Committee Members for 2018-2019

  • 2019 Sushma Subramanian (Assistant, CAS) – Chair
  • 2020 Emily Stanley (Assistant, CAS) – Secretary
  • 2019 Caitie Finlayson (Assistant, CAS)
  • 2020 Laura Bylenok (Assistant, CAS)
  • 2021 Randall Helmstutler (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.