Category Archives: “Academic Writing Team”

Open Letter: Twenty-two Professors of English to Principal Woolf and Dr. Susan Cole (5 November 2010)

5 November 2010 Dear Principal Woolf and Dr. Cole: Queen’s is poised to begin writing an academic plan that will, in the words of the Principal, “set the course for Queen’s for the next decade or more.” [1] As professors … Continue reading

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Queen’s News Centre: “Imagining the Future” referred to SCAD (27 September 2010)

Excerpt from “Senate in Brief,” Queen’s News Centre, 27 September 2010 Principal’s Report In his report to Senate, Principal Daniel Woolf provided an update on academic planning. The Academic Writing Team’s report has been referred to the Senate Committee on … Continue reading

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“Imagining the Future” without Writing (21 September 2010)

Commentary on Imagining the Future and the Town Hall Meeting of 15 September 2010 By Mark Jones Kudos to Professor Susan Lord for two things: reminding us that a university curriculum should ideally include some instruction in writing, and asking … Continue reading

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Report on the Academic Writing Team’s “Town Hall” (20 September 2010)

By Susan Lord On the 15th of September, “Academic Writing Team” (AWT) members Jill Scott, Tim Bryant, and Yolande Chan responded to about 30 people in attendance at the first of this semester’s “Town Halls” on the Academic Plan.

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Queen’s News Centre: Academic planning process moves to Senate (20 September 2010)

As posted in Queen’s News Centre, 20 September 2010: The academic planning process enters the next phase this week when the Academic Writing Team’s report is referred to the University Senate.

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Queen’s Journal: Academic plan raises new debate: Discussion continues at town hall (17 September 2010)

By Jessica Fishbein, Assistant News Editor, Queen’s Journal, 17 September 2010 Tensions were high at Duncan McArthur Hall on Wednesday as students, faculty, staff and community members discussed 41 pages of academic recommendations.

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Queen’s News Centre: Academic Planning process continues with community town halls (9 September 2010)

As posted on the Queen’s News Centre, 9 September 2009: Principal Daniel Woolf will host two town hall meetings next week to give the Queen’s community an opportunity to talk about the report of the Academic Writing Team,

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