Writing Intensive Committee

2019 – 2020 Submission Due Dates for New WI Course Designations:

Spring 2020 Courses: Proposals should be received by September 6, 2019

Summer 2020 Courses: Proposals should be received by November 1, 2019

Fall term 2020 Courses: Proposals should be received by January 17, 2020

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

WI Committee Members for 2019 – 2020

  • 2020 Laura Bylenok (Assistant, CAS) – Chair
  • 2021 Randall Helmstutler (Associate, CAS) – Secretary
  • 2020 Emily Stanley (Assistant, CAS)
  • 2022 Brenta Blevins (Assistant, CAS)
  • 2022 Ben LaBreche (Associate, CAS)
  • Ex-officio Gwen Hale, Director of the Writing Center and Writing Program

MEETING DATES 2019 – 2020:

September 11, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.

November 20, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.

January 22, 2020 at 4:00 p.m.

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.