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General Education Program
344 McKenny Hall

All General Inquires:



Interim Director

Dr. W. John Koolage

Graduate Assistants

Danielle Clevenger
Sarah Bruckler
Kelsey Deguise


Faculty Fellows (Fall 2018)

Dr. Maria Milletti
Dr. Stephanie Casey
Dr. Brenden Fay
Dr. Jenny Kindred
Dr. Keon Pettiway
Dr. Katherine Ryker



Writing Intensive Course Requirement

Writing Intensive Courses by Major

Why Writing Intensive Courses?

In Writing Intensive Courses in the Major, students will:

  • Develop and employ successful, flexible writing and reading strategies that support sustained inquiry in a discipline.
  • Use writing strategies that achieve the purposes for writing and address the expectations of audiences within a disciplinary context.
  • Formulate research questions and employ strategies for researching and responding to questions.
  • Use discipline-specific genres to communicate information.
  • Understand conventions for communicating, disseminating, and interpreting information within a discipline.

Faculty / Staff / Advisors

Request Inclusion of a Writing Intensive Course

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