The Sweetland Center for Writing offered PhD student Elizabeth McNeill an appointment as a Junior Fellow in the Sweetland Fellows Seminar which extends from Winter term 2019 through Fall term 2019. The Fellows Seminar brings together graduate student instructors (Junior Fellows) and faculty (Senior Fellows) from multiple disciplines who share a commitment to integrating writing in their courses. All seminar participants share an interest in helping students become better writers; integrating writing in their courses; and discussing critical issues in the teaching of writing with colleagues.
McNeill was selected based on the following criteria:
- Within ten-term rule for Fall Term
- Interest in and commitment to integrating writing into courses
- Achievement of candidacy (preferred)
- GSI experience (teaching in a course meeting the Upper-Level Writing Requirement is highly desired)