Workshop set for guidance in undergraduate writing, research

Tue, 04/22/2014

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Frank Farmer
Department of English
785-864-2524

LAWRENCE — The University of Kansas Department of English will offer a public workshop Wednesday, April 23, on undergraduate writing and research.

Jane Greer with the University of Missouri-Kansas City will present “From Assignments to Authorship: Supporting Undergraduate Researchers in Rhetoric & Writing Studies.” The event will be at 3 p.m. in the Malott Room of the Kansas Union. From 3:30-4:30 p.m., she also will lead a workshop on encouraging undergraduate publication in KU English classes.

Greer is editor of Young Scholars in Writing and associate professor of English and women's & gender Studies at UMKC.

The event is sponsored by the English department and First and Second Year English, and it is open to the public. Undergraduate writers are encouraged to attend.



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