Writing at Miami: A Booklet Highlighting Perspectives and Opportunities

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Writing at Miami: A Booklet Highlighting Perspectives and Opportunities

“Miami’s goal is to provide the best undergraduate experience in the nation by promoting a vibrant learning and discovery environment that produces extraordinary graduates. A central part of that environment and of student success is learning to write and to write well.” –President David Hodge This fall a booklet on Writing at Miami was distributed to all students
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Student and Faculty Writing Achievements

Howe Consultants Honored at English Awards Ceremony Howe Consultants Honored at English Awards Ceremony

Several Howe Writing Center consultants were recognized with several honors and awards at the Department of English’s annual award ceremony. On May 7, 2014, English majors, faculty members, graduate students, and staff gathered to recognize outstanding achievement among their undergraduate and graduate students. Students received awards and honors for their demonstrated excellence in writing for English courses.
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Howe Writing Consultants Published in Miami’s Great Seal Essays Howe Writing Consultants Published in Miami’s Great Seal Essays

Miami University’s newest book publication, Love and Honor: The Great Seal Essays, features writing by 11 Howe Writing Center employees. The book is a collection of essays written last spring as entries in the Armstrong Student Center’s Great Seal Writing Contest, which the Howe Writing Center sponsored. Under the Bicentennial Rotunda of the Armstrong Student
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Howe Consultant Publishes New Magazine Howe Consultant Publishes New Magazine

Howe Writing Center consultant Greg Dick has founded a new publication entitled The Oxford Review. Serving as it’s first and founding editor, Greg describes the purpose of the publication as providing “conservatives on campus informative articles written by students, faculty, and elected officials that contribute to a thoughtful discussion about the future of conservatism on
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News and Events

Writing Center Conference Comes to Miami Writing Center Conference Comes to Miami

Miami’s campus saw quite a bit of excitement during spring break this year as it hosted the East Central Writing Center Association’s (ECWCA) annual conference on March 28 and 29, 2014. Over 300 writing center professionals from over 80 different schools attended this year’s conference, housed in the Farmer School of Business. The Howe Writing
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Miami University to Host Writing Center Conference Miami University to Host Writing Center Conference

Miami University will host next year’s East Central Writing Centers Association’s (ECWCA) conference on March 28-29, 2014. Each year, writing center professionals from Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia gather to discuss their writing centers’ practice, share their resources, present their research, and enjoy each others’ company. The Howe Writing Center sent 13 consultants
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Josh Kiger, Graduate Assistant Director of HWC, wins Regional Writing Center Leadership Award Josh Kiger, Graduate Assistant Director of HWC, wins Regional Writing Center Leadership Award

Joshua Kiger, consultant and graduate assistant director at Miami University’s Howe Writing Center, was recently presented with the Tutor Leadership Award at the East Central Writing Centers Association (ECWCA) annual conference in Clarion, PA, April 12-13. Each year, the Tutor Leadership Award recognizes outstanding leadership by one tutor in regard to consulting, working with fellow
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