The College Writing Program supports students who produce academic writing at Davidson and the faculty who teach its practices throughout the curriculum. The Program sponsors writing in a variety of styles, genres, and disciplinary contexts across the college, which values writing as a core feature of undergraduates’ intellectual lives. The Program’s mission is to promote a robust rhetorical culture at Davidson by:
offering students practice in analysis, intellectual argument, and other forms of writing associated with civic and scholarly publics
fostering effective and innovative methods for teaching writing in the liberal arts
guiding students in research practices and writerly ethics, with an emphasis on making fair and effective use of the work of others
regularly assessing students' work as writers
Writing in the Liberal Arts Postdoctoral Fellow The College Writing Program is excited to announce a new position in teaching both first-year and discipline-attentive courses. The position focuses on the role of writing in the select liberal arts college.