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Lucinda Taylor Lea Learning, Teaching, and Innovative Technologies Center

Faculty Writing Culture

Fostering a Faculty Writing Culture

Event / ProgramFrequencyLengthBenefits
Strategic Planning CommitteeOngoing1-2 meetings per academic termConnect different campus services and programs and give voice to relevant stakeholders
Faculty Writing RetreatsThree times a year, between academic termsTwo full days (8:30am-4:00pm)Sustained writing; building a community of scholars; building partnerships and collaboration
Mini-Writing RetreatsOccasional, during academic term4-6 hoursSustained writing; building a community of scholars; building partnerships and collaboration
Faculty Writing Themed WorkshopsSeveral times throughout the academic year60 minutesIncrease knowledge about best practices and resources; build confidence and enthusiasm; provide opportunities for collaboration
Write-on-Site Writing GroupsWeekly90 minutesRegular “sacred” writing time for faculty away from their offices in a distraction free space
Writing-Focused Faculty Learning CommunitiesYearlyMonthly meetings during fall and spring termsBuild a community of scholars; provide opportunities for collaboration
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning FocusOngoing and on-demandVariesProvide assessment, research design, statistical, and writing consultation
New Faculty OrientationYearlyBeginning of academic yearAwareness of campus’s committee to faculty success and productivity
Faculty Book GroupsSeveral times throughout the semesterThree meetings of 60 minutes eachIncrease knowledge about best practices, building a community of scholars

Strategic Planning Committee


Faculty Writing Retreats


Mini-Writing Retreats


Faculty Writing Themed Workshops


Write-on-Site Writing Groups


Writing-Focused Faculty Learning Communities


Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Focus


New Faculty Orientation


Faculty Book Groups

Events Calendar

Events Calendar

Think Again (FSBG)

Jul 22, 2024

Faculty Writing Retreat

Aug 15, 2024
James E. Walker Library (LIB)

Faculty Writing Retreat

Aug 16, 2024
James E. Walker Library (LIB)

Faculty Writing Retreat

Aug 16, 2024
James E. Walker Library (LIB)

Special Collections

Sep 05, 2024
348, James E. Walker Library (LIB)

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