University Writing Committee

Membership for 2019/2020

  • Cathlin Davis, (2) COEKSW
  • Melanie Martin, (2) COS
  • Tim Firch, (1) CBA 
  • Matthew Moberly, (1) English, CAHSS
  • Austin Avwunudiogba, (2) At Large
  • Dana Nakano, (1) CAHSS
  • John Wittman, Writing Program Coordinator, English
  • Rachel Grimshaw, WPST Coordinator, ex-officio, non-voting  

2019/2020 Meeting Dates

  • TBD

Subcommittee Charge

The duties of the University Writing Subcommittee include to:

  1. Oversee the Writing Proficiency (WP) courses;
  2. Respond to special appeals or petitions from students regarding the Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR);
  3. Assess the effectiveness of the program; and,
  4. Submit an annual year-end report to the UEPC, to include a summary of the years events and recommendations for next steps.