Note: This essay originated from the GLCA Rubrics for Liberal Arts Learning Workshop, March 17-18, 2017. It was written by the following: Michael Dixon,, Art; Art History, Albion College Patrik Hultberg,, Economics, Kalamazoo College Jeff Kurtz,, Communication; Director of Center for Learning and Teaching, Denison  University Heather… Read More

Writing Past the “Good Grade”: Authorship, Empathy, and Community-Engaged Classes (Crystal Benedicks, Wabash)

Crystal Benedicks, Assistant Professor of English, Coordinator of Writing Across the Curriculum, Wabash College I’ve been teaching college composition at various levels and in various institutions, from community colleges to liberal arts colleges, for almost two decades.  I’m convinced that writing, at its best, is a communicative act rooted in… Read More