Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Writing Showcase Submissions Due April 1!

The deadline for Writing Showcase submissions is right around the corner!

The Writing Showcase celebrates outstanding student writing. If you received an A on a paper or glowing feedback on an ILP, fill out an application and submit your work by April 1. You may submit up to three poems, stories, essays, reports, ILPs, Capstones, Advanced Projects, Applied Inquiry Projects, Integrating Projects, or e-Portfolios.

Share your accomplishment and inspire others!  Excellent submissions are recognized at the annual SNL Spring Awards Luncheon. Writing Showcase participants are invited to recite selections from their submissions and discuss their writing processes at our annual Writing Showcase Live event, which will be held on April 20, 2017 from 6-8 p.m.

All work completed since April 1, 2016 is eligible for submission. To submit, email the application form (linked above) along with your work, to SNLwriting@depaul.edu by 11:59 p.m. on April 1, 2017. Click on the image below for more information, or visit the SNL Writing Guide under “Writing Events.” 

Both Writing Showcase and Writing Showcase Live are excellent opportunities to share work in a supportive community (and to include on a CV). Click here to check out last year's winning submissions, and submit your own work today!

Friday, February 24, 2017

Job Opportunity for Caring and Curious Students

The University Center for Writing-based Learning (UCWbL) is looking to hire undergraduate and graduate students from all DePaul's colleges and programs as writing tutors. Tutors are provide extensive training opportunities, including WRD 395: Writing Center Theory and Pedagogy. This class can be applied to both the L7 and H2X competencies.

Application materials must be submitted by April 24, 2017 at noon.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Writing Boot Camps Start This Week!

It is that time of the quarter when writing assignments seem to stack up. Get one-on-one assistance from an instructor at an SNL Writing Boot Camp!

Boot Camps have been scheduled for all campuses.

To Register: Email snlwriting@depaul.edu with your desired session. Walk-ins are welcome!

Session Dates:                                                Location: 
Saturday, February 18, 9:00am-1:00pm         O’Hare Campus, 8770 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Lab 204 
Saturday, February 25, 9:00am-1:00pm         Naperville Campus 150 W. Warrenville Rd., Lab 104 
Saturday March 4, 9:00 am-1:00pm               Loop Campus, Daley Bldg., 14 E. Jackson, Lab 1325 
Thursday, March 9, 5:30pm-9:00pm              Loop Campus, Daley Bldg., 14 E. Jackson, Lab 1326 



Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Writing Group Open Mic next week!

Writers Guild, a multigenre writing group for the entire DePaul community, will be holding their quarterly open mic event, Aloud!, on Wednesday, February 15th.

See below for details and be sure to email SNLwriting@depaul.edu if you are interested in joining a writing group at DePaul.



Aloud! 
Wednesday, February 15th
7-9 p.m. (open mic sign-up starts at 7 p.m.)
SAC 212, Lincoln Park Campus
Featured Reader: Michael Van Kerckhove