Strengthening Programs for Writing Across the Curriculum

  • WAC, survey, writing program, writing program administration, faculty

Edited by Susan H. McLeod
Digitized by the Colorado State University Library in 2022. Edited for digital presentation in 2002 by Nicole Ashton

CoverThis collection of thoughtful, thoroughly grounded essays explores the design of writing-across-the-curriculum programs in new and maturing programs. The collection also contains an appendix listing the results of the first comprehensive survey of writing-across-the-curriculum programs in the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada. A scanned version of the book is available along with the 2002 digital edition.

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Publication Information and Table of Contents

Foreword, by C. W. Griffin

Editor's Notes, by Susan H. McLeod

Translating Enthusiasm into Curricular Change, by Susan H. McLeod

Beyond the First Workshop: What Eslse Can You Do to Help Faculty?, by Margo Soven

Writing Across the Curriculum in Community Colleges, by Barbara R. Stout and Joyce N. Magnotto

Writing Across the Curriculum at Research Universities, by Ellen Strenski

School and University Articulation: Different Contexts for Writing Across the Curriculum, by Mary A. Barr and Mary K. Healy

Continuing Funding, Coping with Less, by Keith A. Tandy

Evaluating Writing Across the Curriculum Programs, by Toby Fulwiler

Models for Collaborative Research in Writing Across the Curriculum, by Lucille Parkinson McCarthy and Barbara E. Walvoord

The Future of Writing Across the Curriculum, by Christopher Thaiss

Appendix: National Survey of Writing Across the Curriculum Programs, Conducted by Susan H. McLeod and compiled by Susan Shirley


Publication Information: McLeod, Susan H. (Ed.) (2000). Strengthening Programs for Writing Across the Curriculum. The WAC Clearinghouse. (Originally published in 1988 by Jossey-Bass)

Publication Date: March 19, 2000

Contact Information:
Susan H. McLeod:

Landmark Publications in Writing Studies

Series Editor: Mike Palmquist, Colorado State University

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