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Pictured above: Dr. John P. A. Ioannidis (left) visiting with Kevin Moore (top), Mutallip Anwar (not pictured) and students from two spring PWR 1 classes Spring was hardly a normal quarter for PWR instructors and students alike. However, despite the unusual circumstances, our colleagues created meaningful, powerful experiences for their classes.  Read below to be inspired by some of the innovative teaching that... Read More

Instructor News

[pictured above, from left to right, top to bottom, our new colleagues Nissa Cannon, Roberta...

Activity Showcase

In early summer, in response to the shift to a primarily online environment for the 2020-2021...

Student Spotlight

In this quarter's issue, we're pleased to celebrate the accomplishments of the seniors graduating...

Up Close with Student Winners

The last six months have been unusual times, with COVID-19 and accompanying shelter-in-place orders...

Coordinator's Corner

“I live on the Internet now,” I often said to people this summer. In truth, the Internet has long...

Writing Specialist Confidential

When I think of a writing workshop, I imagine the space, scale, and context we’re so familiar with...

Teachers, Writers, Scholars

If I had to settle on a single anecdote to concisely capture my friend Mutallip Anwar, I would have...

Instructional Innovations and Inspirations

[Picture above: Participants in a March 19 PWR Zoom Conversation on Converting your Favorite...

Committee Updates

[Pictured above: Members of the 2020 NACC Committee - from left to right: Tessa Brown, Jenae Cohn,...

Rhetoric from the Field

In this exceptional year, our fully online PWR September Sessions will be focusing our energies...

Spotlight on WIM

Last fall, The MIT Review invited its readers to play a courtroom algorithm game, asking its...

Beyond the Farm

For this issue of the newsletter, we spoke to PWR’s Student Services Officer, Lisa Ramee. Author of...