Emerging Pedagogies Research and Travel Grant

“Pearson is pleased to announce the Emerging Pedagogies Research and Travel Grant, open to graduate students in the fields of Composition, Rhetoric, and Business and Technical Communication and to adjunct faculty teaching Composition courses. Up to ten grants will be awarded. These $750 Research and Travel Grants are intended to defray part of the cost of attending the 2014 Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC), which will be held in Indianapolis from March 19 – 22, 2014.” To learn more about this grant, see http://www.pearsonhighered.com/ccccgrant/


Funding: Sarah Austin, Vani Kannon, and Megan Lemming

Sarah Austin, Vani Kannon, and Megan Lemming have been named winners of the “English Department Graduate Student Professional Development in Composition & Writing Theory and Pedagogy Travel Funding” for Spring 2013.  

Conference Attendance Funding

Ed Lessor, Katie Hoffman, and Sarah Hart were awarded support from the STF/STA Professional Development Funds (which are supported by proceeds from sales of ISM and RRAW textbooks) to travel to College Composition and Communication in 2013.  Nancy Henke was awarded funds to travel to the 2013 Writing Program Administrators Conference.  Look for information about workshops and other events that these colleagues will facilitate to share new research with all composition instructors.