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    Since 1982, we have been an independent academic unit serving the entire campus community and remain a key part of undergraduate general education here at the University of Massachusetts. Our award-winning program's mission is to help students at UMass Amherst acquire the writing skills they need in their courses, their careers, and their lives in general. 

News

The Writing Program has moved!

August 08, 2017

Over the summer, the Writing Program made the long awaited move into Du Bois Library! The new space, which stretches across the 12th and 13th floors, includes brand new TO office spaces, communal...

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Events

Oct
23

Practicum

Du Bois 13th Floor
4:00 pm

Oct
24

New TO Workshop: Teacher Identity

Lederle Graduate Research Center - Room 301
10:00 am

Sep-Dec
05-05

Course Director Groups

Various
10:00 am

Nov
06

Practicum

Du Bois 13th Floor
4:00 pm

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Each spring, a selected group of TOs meet to discuss technology in the writing classroom, and work on projects associated with these discussions. In this post, Emily discusses her move beyond phone phobia, and how she found ways to integrate phones into her 112 class. She offers insight in how this tech even works with some of the course readings. Check out her full post on the reflective teaching blog. 

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