Spring 2022 At-a-glance

University Writing Program Spring 2022 Calendar of Events

Note: To review the university’s academic calendar, visit https://www.registrar.vt.edu/dates-deadlines/academic-calendar/2021-2022.html.

January
12 Wed – WAVA Dialogues – Supporting Student Wellness – 3-4 p.m., Zoom
13 Thu – Welcome Back and Teaching ENGL1106 Discussion, “Writing from What Now?” – 3-4 p.m., Zoom
17 Mon – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – No classes
18 Tue – First day of classes for Spring 2022 semester
19 Wed – ENGL1105 and ENGL1106 syllabi and office hours due electronically to writing@vt.edu.

February
1 Tue – University Writing Program Committee Meeting, 12:30-1:20 p.m., Zoom
9-11 – Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy, Blacksburg, Va.
*25 Fri – Teaching Circles, 12:15-1:10 p.m., Zoom

March
11 Fri – Outstanding Teaching Portfolio Award Submissions due by 5 p.m. EDT
5-13 – Virginia Tech Spring Break – No classes
9-12 – Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC), Chicago, Ill.          14 Mon – UWP Outstanding GTA Award Submissions due by 11:59 p.m. EDT                     23-26 – Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) Conference, Philadelphia, Pa.
28 Mon – University Writing Program Committee Meeting, 12:15-1:10 p.m., Zoom

April
*1 Fri – Spring University Writing Program Colloquium – Dr. Rachel Gramer, Illinois State University, presentation from 12:15-1:10 and teaching workshop from 1:45-3 p.m., Shanks 370/380
11 Mon – GTA Coffee and Donuts, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Shanks 340
20 Wed – Rhetoric Club/RW Program Spring Lecture – Dr. Eric Darnell Pritchard, University of Arkansas, 12:15 to 1:15 p.m., Zoom
25 Mon – University Writing Program Committee Meeting, 12:15-1:10 p.m., Zoom [Cancelled]

May
4 Wed – Last day of Spring 2022 regular classes
5 Thu – Reading Day
6-11 – Exams
11 Wed – Pathways Assessment data due for all sections of ENGL1105 and ENGL1106
12-14 Th-Sa – Commencement Ceremonies
16-18 Mo-We – Virginia Tech WAC Institute

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