Awards

Writing & Rhetoric


University Excellence Award

Writing & Rhetoric

University Excellence Award

14 Apr 2014 | by writingrhetoric program

University Excellence Award (formerly Presidential Award) This honor goes to a graduating senior in each academic major. Selection is based on grade point average, as well as other criteria determined by the individual department. Criteria for the Writing & Rhetoric department may include rhetorical knowledge, collaboration, craft, textual production, and reflective learning.   Past recipients: […]

Stephanie Bounds Award for Excellence in Writing & Rhetoric

Writing & Rhetoric

Stephanie Bounds Award for Excellence in Writing & Rhetoric

14 Apr 2014 | by writingrhetoric program

Stephanie Bounds Award for Excellence in Writing & Rhetoric An award for an outstanding senior who has demonstrated not just academic excellence, but also rhetorical knowledge, collaboration, craft and the overall “character” of a Writing major.   Past recipients: Ali Sandler & Josh Bannister, 2013 Kayla McGowan & Kristen Noel, 2012 Apphia Duey & Aaron […]

Linda K. Shamoon Scholarship in Public Writing

Writing & Rhetoric

Linda K. Shamoon Scholarship in Public Writing

14 Apr 2014 | by writingrhetoric program

Linda K. Shamoon Scholarship in Public Writing An award for a sophomore of junior Writing major who is committed to public writing/community action and who has a deep understanding of rhetoric as a social good. This student will have demonstrated a willingness to go outside of the classroom and use his or her writing to […]

Call for Papers & Panels for VisCom

Communication Studies / Film/Media / Graduate / Harrington School-Wide / Journalism / Library & Information Studies / Public Relations / Research / Undergraduate / Writing & Rhetoric

Call for Papers & Panels for VisCom

28 Feb 2014 | by KShimoda

The¬†Call for Papers and Panels for VisCom 28 West Greenwich, Rhode Island June 22 – 26, 2014 For the first time in 28 years, the VisCom conference is going east, far east, of the Mississippi. Co-sponsored by Roger¬†Williams University and the Harrington School of Communication and Media at the University of Rhode Island, this promises […]

Tutor-to-Go

Harrington School-Wide / Writing & Rhetoric

Tutor-to-Go

10 Dec 2013 | by KShimoda

Tutor to Go: Extra Writing Tutoring during Exam Time 6-9PM on Dec. 10th Library 24-hour room Come on by for walk-in tutoring during mid-terms and finals week. The Writing Center is always happy to work with students to develop writing skills.