Semester At-a-glance

Composition Program Spring 2019 Calendar of Events

January
21 Mon – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – No classes
22 Tue – First day of classes for Spring 2019 semester
29 Tue – Syllabi due to English Department Canvas site (Jen Mooney will announce)
*30 Wed – Teaching Talk, “What a Composition Program Wants,” 12:20-1:10 p.m., Shanks 370/380

February
4 Mon – Composition Committee Meeting, 12:20-1:10 p.m., Shanks 316
9 Sat – Spilman Symposium on Issues in Teaching Writing, VMI, Lexington, VA

March
1 Fri – Pathways Assessment Workshop for all who teach 1105/1106
2-4 p.m., Shanks 370/380
4 Mon – Composition Committee Meeting, 12:20-1:10 p.m., Shanks 316
9-17 – Spring Break
13-16 – CCCC in Pittsburgh, PA
25 Mon – Dr. Zosha Stuckey, Researcher-in-residence from Towson U., “How Archives Can Work For Disability and Racial Justice,” 12:15-1:15 p.m., Shanks 370/380
*27 Wed – 
Teaching Talk, “What We Mean by Portfolios,” 12:20-1:10 p.m., Shanks 370/380

April
1 Mon – Composition Committee Meeting, 12:20-1:10 p.m., Shanks 316
1 Mon – Terry Tempest Williams at Moss Arts Center, 7:30 p.m.
5 Fri – Pathways Assessment Workshop for all who teach 1105/1106
2-4 p.m., Shanks 370/380
*12:15-1:15 – Dr. Linda Flower, Carnegie Mellon U, guest presentation and workshop
Day/time/location details forthcoming

May
8 Wed – Classes end
9 Thu – Reading Day
10-15 – Exams
16 Thu – Graduation Commencement Ceremony and Senior Day

* Attendance required for all graduate teaching assistants actively teaching in the program.