August 2020 Announcements

The Composition Program has the following announcements, upcoming events, and updates to share for August. Textbook UpdateStudents can now purchase the Virginia Tech custom edition of Understanding Rhetoric directly from the VitalSource website at for $47.99 USD and receive an access code immediately. This year’s book is only available in a digital format due … 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 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- no later than the end of the day on Wednesday, September 4. If you are … Read more

One Syllabus Nearly Reached to Roanoke

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The new semester’s start date, August 26 for Virginia Tech, is in the now-near approaching horizon, and this means that even if we haven’t actually started back-to-school work properly, many of us probably are starting back-to-school thinking. As Fall 2019 approaches, we intend to share a few generative links, resources that have floated by on … Read more