Elizabeth Tacke quoted in Chronicle article on career diversity*

Posted August 31, 2018 1:50 pm

Fifth-year JPEE student Elizabeth Tacke was quoted in an article in The Chronicle of Higher Education which explores the concept of career diversity training for graduate students. In the article, Tacke discusses her experience as a student in a new U-M career diversity seminar for graduate students called “Professional Humanities Careers.” The course is taught by two…Read more

Anne Ruggles Gere honored as a Michigan Professor of the Year*

Posted April 20, 2018 12:41 pm

The Michigan Association of State Universities has named Anne Ruggles Gere, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor and director of the Sweetland Center for Writing, as a Michigan Distinguished Professor of the Year. Gere, the Gertrude Buck Collegiate Professor and chair of the Joint Ph.D. Program in English and Education, will be honored by the organization that…Read more

Megan Carlson, University of Michigan, as winner of a 2018 CCCC Disability in College Composition Travel Award*

Posted January 19, 2018 3:31 pm

Urbana, IL – 1/2/2018 – Megan Carlson, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, has won a 2018 CCCC Disability in College Composition Travel Award. The Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) is a constituent organization within the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). Carlson is one of 6 recipients of this award. CCCC sponsors…Read more