EWP News & Announcements

The Expository Writing Program is inviting applications for five EWP staff positions for the 2020-2021 academic year. These positions are as follows: 2 EWP Assistant Directors (one AD will offer general TA support and one AD will also work in CIC), 2 Liaisons for the UW in the High Schools program, 1 EWP/EOP Assistant Director who will help coordinate our work with the Education Outreach Program As detailed in the attached documents, the deadline for submission is... Read more
The Expository Writing Program and Critical Classrooms invites you to join Teacher Talk next Friday, February 21st from 10-11:15 facilitated by Sumyat Thu. Teacher Talk is a discussion series with the goal of creating a space for graduate instructors and faculty to come together and share resources, discuss praxis, and present innovative practices. This is a fantastic opportunity for both new and returning instructors to collaborate with others in the department and our teaching community.... Read more
The Expository Writing Program and Critical Classrooms invites you to join Teacher Talk next Friday, January 31st from 10-11:30 facilitated by AJ Burgin, a Learning Specialist in Student-Athlete Academic Services. Teacher Talk is a discussion series with the goal of creating a space for graduate instructors and faculty to come together and share resources, discuss praxis, and present innovative practices. This is a fantastic opportunity for both new and returning instructors to collaborate with... Read more
The Expository Writing Program is proud to announce the recipients for the 2019-2020 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Collaboration Grant. This grant is for graduate student groups and is focused on developing composition curriculum, teacher resources, and research initiatives that center issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion in the writing classroom. Additionally, this grant seeks to support projects that promote more equitable, inclusive, diverse,... Read more
The English department's Expository Writing Program has been awarded a 2019-2020 Certificate of Excellence from the Conference on College Composition and Communication. This is a major national recognition and a well-deserved tribute to the remarkable work that EWP director Candice Rai and the EWP associate directors and mentors (Elizabeth Simmons O'Neill, Kimberlee Gillis Bridges, Michelle Liu, Jake Huebsch, and the assistant directors... Read more
Teacher Talk is a pedagogy workshop and conversation series that seeks to provide a space for graduate instructors, faculty, and staff to share innovative and equitable practices, discuss praxis, and build a supportive teaching community. Housed in the Expository Writing Program (EWP) as part of the Critical Classroom Series, Teacher Talk is inviting proposals for presentations to be given during this Winter Quarter. Teacher Talk hosts interactive events that run 60-90 minutes, including guided... Read more
The Expository Writing Program and Critical Classrooms invites you to join Teacher Talk this Friday, December 6th from 10-11:30 facilitated by Carrie Matthews, Michael Darrington & Ramon Hernandez. Teacher Talk is a discussion series with the goal of creating a space for graduate instructors and faculty to come together and share resources, discuss praxis, and present innovative practices. This is a fantastic opportunity for both new and returning instructors to collaborate with others in... Read more
The EWP and CLUE are hosting portfolio workshops for EWP students. These peer review workshops are designed to help students get feedback from peers who are in similar/ the same classes. Rather than lecture them about the portfolio, we give students the opportunity to have peers read their works and answer their questions. These workshops will hopefully teach students how to work, read, and comment on works across classrooms. Please see the poster below for details about locations and times:
The Expository Writing Program and Critical Classrooms invites you to join Teacher Talk next Friday, November 22nd from 10-11:30 facilitated by Jamal Gabobe. Teacher Talk is a discussion series with the goal of creating a space for graduate instructors and faculty to come together and share resources, discuss praxis, and present innovative practices. This is a fantastic opportunity for both new and returning instructors to collaborate with others in the department and our teaching community.... Read more
The Expository Writing Program and Critical Classrooms invites you to join Teacher Talk this Friday, November 15th from 10-11:30 facilitated by MiSun Bishop and Ryan Burt. Teacher Talk is a discussion series with the goal of creating a space for graduate instructors and faculty to come together and share resources, discuss praxis, and present innovative practices. This is a fantastic opportunity for both new and returning instructors to collaborate with others in the department and our teaching... Read more

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