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Upcoming Events

In addition to community events like the annual University Writing and Research Conference, the University Writing Program (UWP) organizes workshops for faculty that promote teaching and research excellence on topics like course redesign and Institutional Review Board requirements.

University Writing & Research Conference Program Fall 2023

Friday, 9/29/2023, 8:30am - 5:10pm

Join us for the Fall 2023 GW University Writing and Research Conference Program, Thursday, October 5th - Friday, October 6th, 2023.

2023 Julian Clement Chase Prize Award Ceremony

Thursday, 10/5/2023, 3:30pm - 5:45pm

Join UWP for the 2023 Julian Clement Chase Prize Award Ceremony, October 5, 2023


University Writing Program News

Book cover of Gordon Mantler's The Multiracial Promise on the left-it is blue and shows people during a March with Harold Washington centered and the cover of Caroline Smith's  Season to Taste on the right which shows a green and yellow kitchen space with large pots and vegetables and a woman on the left side in sepia tones drinking from a tasting spoon.

UWP Professors’ Books Out This Spring

Professors Gordon K. Mantler and Caroline J. Smith published their latest books this spring.

Cayo Gamber lectures under a power point projection at Yad Vashem.

Gamber leads workshop at Yad Vashem

At invitation of Yad Vashem, Professor Cayo Gamber presented a workshop devoted to interrogating the ethics of engaging with interactive Holocaust-survivor AIs.

UWP 2022 Research Highlights

Despite the lingering impact of the covid pandemic, UWP had another productive research year in writing studies and other disciplines.

Owen Clements, Bell Clement, Izy Carney, Gordon Mantler, and Phyllis Ryder at the October JCC ceremony.

Julian Clement Chase Ceremony Highlights DC History: Environmental Justice and FBI Surveillance

DC Political Analyst Tom Sherwood and GW Alum Izy Carney were the featured speakers at the 7th annual Julian Clement Chase Award Ceremony on Thursday Oct 13.

New Prizes celebrate GWU’s Connections with the District of Columbia

The Julian Clement Chase Creative Writing in Washington Prize and the Julian Clement Chase Prize for Community Impact in the District of Columbia were announced

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