Community Learning

Save the Date on April 5th 2019: “Writing with Community Partners” at UCONN Conference on Teaching and Writing

The 2019 Conference on the Teaching of Writing will take place at the University of Connecticut’s Hartford campus on Friday, April 5, 2019.

This year’s conference will feature a special afternoon workshop event organized by Megan Faver Hartline, Director of Community Learning, Center for Hartford Engagement and Research at Trinity College:

WRITING WITH COMMUNITY PARTNERS

This workshop is conducted by our conference co-sponsors: Trinity College (Hartford, CT)  Outreach & Engagement. This FREE 2.5 hour afternoon workshop brings together faculty, students, and community partners to discuss strategies for projects that use writing to contribute to social change in your local community. Learn about pedagogical and organizational strategies to create reciprocal partnerships that engage students in active learning beyond the classroom and help community organizations reach their goals. This workshop is presented by Trinity College Community Learning and is open to faculty, staff, and community partners who are interested in strengthening their approach to writing across university/community partnerships.

For more information, see the UCONN English Department’s First-Year Writing page here.