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Welcome to Writing Across the Curriculum at

George Mason University!

These are the services that we provide:

  • Support for faculty writing instructors across the curriculum
  • Consultations, workshops, and resources for teachers of writing in all disciplines
  • Coordination of “Writing Intensive” (WI) courses
  • Research on writing in the disciplines
  • Assessment of writing courses across Mason

Please visit our FacebookTwitter, and The Writing Campus blog pages for current news and activities from Mason WAC!


NEWS

  • July 2015: We’ll be live-tweeting the Conference on
  • March 2015: Director of WAC Michelle LaFrance presented at the annual College Composition and Communication Conference (4Cs)!  Congratulations on her excellent work.
  • January 2015: Another successful Faculty Writing Retreat!  With over 20 participants and 4 concurrent writing sessions, Mason WAC and the Center for Teaching and Faculty Excellence had dozens articles, manuscripts, presentations, and grant proposals being written and revised.  Another retreat to come this May!
  • September 2014:  AND AGAIN!  For the 13th year in a row, Mason is one of only 11 schools on the U.S. News & World Report best-of list for Writing in the Disciplines. Ranked alongside programs at Harvard, Princeton, and Duke Universities, Mason WAC is proud to be recognized for its contributions to writing excellence. News story here.

WAC PROGRAM EVENTS

BOOK PROPOSAL WORKSHOP

Date: April 24, 2015
Time: 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
Location: Merten Hall 3300

Sponsored by WAC, the Provost’s Office, and the Center for Teaching and Faculty Excellence, this workshop will support new faculty working on submitting their book proposals to publishers. The first hour will be discussion, followed by an hour of workshopping. Our panelists include Dr. John Warren, Dr. John Farina, and Dr. Peter Stearns. Click here for more information!

FACULTY WRITING RETREAT

Date: May 18-21, 2015
Time: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Location: TBD

Hosted by the Provost’s Office, the Center for Teaching and Faculty Excellent, and the WAC Program.  Application information and more details available soon!

CONTACT US

PHONE
(703) 993-1187

EMAIL
wac@gmu.edu

MAIL STOP
3E4

LOCATION
Fairfax Campus
George Mason University
4400 University Ave.
Fairfax, VA 22030
Robinson Hall A, Room 416

TWITTER
@writingcampus

FACEBOOK
Mason WAC Facebook Page

BLOG
The Writing Campus