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Writing Specialist Confidential: Mary Stroud, Public Policy

One prominent buzz word in the field of rhetoric and composition is that of “transfer,” the idea that the writing skills we teach in our first- and second-year composition classes should empower students to communicate effectively in the wide variety of contexts they encounter in the academy and beyond (Yancey, Robertson, and Taczak, 2014).