Debby Ellis Writing Center

Incorporating Writing In FYS and AES

In First Year and Advanced Entry Seminar courses at Southwestern, students are both writing to learn and learning to write at a college level. This site, featuring materials developed by FYS and AES faculty and Mellon Writing Fellows, offers concrete suggestions for ways to incorporate writing into your FYS or AES course.

You may want to begin by checking out few key questions to consider as you plan your class.

Please click through to read about:

And our FYS Sample Writing Calendar provides a model of in-class and at-home writing assignments as they might be sequenced over the eight weeks of the seminar. 



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Last updated 7/15
by Julia Penn Delacroiix