April 2021 Announcements

The Composition Program has the following announcements to share for April. Teaching Portfolio AwardsPlease join the Composition Program in congratulating the following recipients of the 2021 Outstanding Teaching Portfolio Award. Based on reviewer reports, portfolios from year’s four awardees exemplified pedagogical inventiveness, disciplinary and curricular congruency, and a timely, supportive regard toward first-year writing students at … Read more

March 2021 Announcements

The Composition Program has the following announcements to share for March. Composition Program HandbookAfter several months of development and revision, version 1.0 of the Composition Program Handbook is ready to share. This 59-page open access resource guide was prepared for everyone who teaches composition at Virginia Tech. It anticipates and attempts to address frequently asked questions, … Read more

October 2020 Announcements

The Composition Program has the following announcements, upcoming events, and updates to share for October. Canvas Blueprints, Textbook Orders, and Section Counts for Spring 2021We have confirmed that all sections of ENGL1105 & ENGL1106 for Spring 2021 will be offered in the same format as Fall, appearing on the timetable with a designated day and … Read more

September 2020 Announcements

The Composition Program has the following announcements, upcoming events, and updates to share for September. Registration is Open – Fall 2020 Workshop: How to Engage in Antiracist Classroom Writing AssessmentRegistration is open for the Composition Program Fall 2020 Colloquium event, “How to Engage in Antiracist Classroom Writing Assessment,” led by Dr. Asao Inoue, Professor and … Read more

January 2020 Announcements

The Composition Program shares the following announcements as lead-up to Spring 2020. Syllabus and Office Hours Collection – Due by Tuesday, January 28, 2020If you are teaching one or more sections of ENGL1105 or ENGL1106 this spring, submit your completed syllabus and office hours to composition@vt.edu no later than the end of the day on … Read more

Composition Program – August Announcements and Reminders

Syllabus and Office Hours CollectionWe have syllabi to collect from more than 170 sections of composition this fall, so your timely assistance with this important task will be a great help to us. Please send syllabi and office hours to composition -AT- vt.edu no later than the end of the day on Wednesday, September 4. If you are … Read more