Welcome to the Writing Program
We are a vibrant, active group of teachers, writers, and researchers committed to supporting your writing throughout your undergraduate experience. The Writing Program comprises two required writing courses (First-Year Writing and Advanced Writing in the Disciplines), a university Writing Center, and an undergraduate writing journal, NU Writing. Read More
Student Voices: Erykah Kangbeya on ENGW 1111
B.A. 2020, Sociology & Political Science (English minor)
"After taking this course, I was able to reflect on the strengths and weaknesses in my writing and that acquired self-awareness has tremendously improved my writing. I am now also able to understand the power a writer has in influencing different audiences!"
Student Voices: Alissa Lederer on ENGW 3314
B.A. 2019, English
"Because our assignments were so open to personal interpretation, I was able to put my energy towards a project that was really personal & meaningful to me. I ended up making a book of my poetry with one of my classmates for my final project using the letterpress in the English department. [. . .] it's something we put a lot of care and energy towards and pushed our thinking about how we write within this medium and the tools we use as writers."