Gosnell Prize Finalists Announced

The Academic and Professional Writing Program is pleased to announce the finalists for this year's Brett B. Gosnell Prize in First Year Writing.

Lucas Beasey “Saltville”  (instructor Julia Fisher)

Kajsa Foskey “Forgiveness” (instructor Derek Cavens)

William Hamilton “The Southampton Insurrection” (instructor Hilary Holladay)

Lachlan Hausmann “Baptism, Beyoncé, and Black Christendom" (instructor Maya Hislop)

 

The final judge for this year's prize will be John Grisham.

Gosnell Prize Winner Selected

The Academic and Professional Writing Program is delighted to announce that Fiona Geiran and her ENWR 1510 Instructor Theresa Kim are the winners of this year's Gosnell Proze for the best first-year writing essay. Fiona and Theresa will each receive $1000 and attend a luncheon with Program administrators and the Gosnell family to celebrate and to remember Brett Gosnell, in whose honor the prize was established.

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Personal Statement Workshop

March 1, 2017

Friday, March 31 2-4PM; 229 Bryan Hall

  • Attend a panel presentation led by writing center tutors 
  • Complete generative writing exercises to get you started on your essays ... Read»

Gosnell Prize Finalists Announced

February 15, 2017

The Academic and Professional Writing Program is pleased to announce the finalists for this year's Brett B. Gosnell Prize in First Year Writing.

Lucas Beasey “Saltville”  (instructor Julia... Read»

Welcome New Writing Program Faculty

August 18, 2016

The Academic and Professional Writing Program welcomes four new colleagues at the start of the 2016-17 academic year:

Steph Ceraso 

A former lecturer at Georgetown... Read»

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