Writing Across the Curriculum

Steering Committee Members

The WAC Steering Committee is a standing committee of the Faculty Assembly. It meets bi-weekly during the academic year, on Tuesdays at 12:45. 

Faculty seats on the committee, filled through an election of FA, include one representative each from the School of Business, the School of Education, the School of Communications, Media and the Arts, Penfield Library, and the College Writing faculty within the Department of English, along with two representatives from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and one at-large faculty representative.  The committee also includes one representative of the College's central administration, and the committee is free to appoint up to three at-large members from the college's faculty, students, and staff during any given academic year.  Ex-officio members include the Writing Across the Curriculum Coordinator, the Director of General Education, the Director of the Center on Excellence in Learning and Teaching, and a representative of the Writing Center.  At present, committee members include: 

Karen Shockey, Penfield Library, Chair

Jean Ann, Curriculum and Instruction

Allain Daigle, Undergraduate, English

Sharon Kane, Curriculum and Instruction

John Kane, Economics, CELT Director

Eileen Gilligan, Communication Studies

Chris Lalonde, English, Director of General Education

Rhonda Mandel, Psychology

Mary McGowan, Business

Pam Michel, Dean, School of Education

Robert Moore, English-College Writing

Michael Murphy, English, WAC Coordinator

James Pangborn, English

Catherine Santos, Director, Office of Learning Services

Jeffery Schneider, Chemistry