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Profile: Abby Wing '23

"Through learning about web accessibility, general disability, and the importance of adding proper semantic HTML to web pages, I realized this was something I wanted to do more research on. Having a good background in accessibility is pretty essential going into technical writing or UX."

October 30, 2023
PWTC Program and Writing Center Collaborate on Slide Design Workshop

Last week the Professional Writing and Technical Communication (PWTC) program and the Writing Center collaborated on a workshop for Writing Center tutors about effective slide design using programs such as PowerPoint and Google Slides.

October 25, 2023
Profile: David Monti '82

David Monti is the editor and publisher of Race Results Weekly, a news and data service which covers distance running and the running industry.

October 25, 2023
Ron Welburn, Professor Emeritus, Presents and Publishes

Professor Emeritus, Ron Welburn, writes:  Here's more news of my achievements since late 2022.

October 20, 2023
Visiting Writers Series: Dorothea Lasky

Dorothea Lasky read from her new book of poetry, The Shining, on October 19th, 2023, in the Old Chapel at UMass Amherst.

October 20, 2023
Stephen Clingman Presents “Bram Fischer, or What Happens When the World Becomes Inhospitable”

Stephen Clingman recently presented “Bram Fischer, or What Happens When the World Becomes Inhospitable" at the Bram Fischer Memorial Lecture, University of the Free State, South Africa on October 11, 2023. 

October 19, 2023
Book Edited by Jimmy Worthy Featured for Black Poetry Day

"After A Thousand Tears" by Georgia Douglas Johnson (edited and forward by Jimmy Worthy II) was one of the featured titles at the University of Georgia Press in celebration of Black Poetry Day on Tuesday, October 17.

October 19, 2023
Malcolm Sen Delivers Two Keynotes

Malcolm Sen was the keynote speaker at two major conferences recently.

October 19, 2023
Bill McKibben on Ecology, Culture, and Democracy

This event happened on Monday, Oct. 16, 6 p.m. in Frederick C. Tillis Performance Hall.

October 17, 2023


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