Faculty and Staff Programs

Click here to register for programs via our calendar of events.

 Writing Groups

Concurrent group
Accountability group
Write every week

Writing groups help faculty maintain a healthy writing routine, progress on writing projects, and get feedback on their writing. Groups meet in-person or virtually throughout the semester. Registration for writing groups opens at the beginning of each semester.

Grant Writing Workshop

Identifying funding sources
Tailor research ideas to fit call for proposals
Develop a compelling narrative that will get ideas funded

This workshop is designed to help participants write more effective grant proposals by offering strategies for identifying what funding sources are looking for, tailoring research ideas to fit the call for proposals, and developing a compelling narrative that will get ideas funded.

Writing Retreat

Manuscript drafts
Your professional ePortfolio
Creative or personal writing or teaching materials

Each semester, University Writing offers a writing retreat that supports faculty and staff in powering through writing projects with a day of writing! This event is open to all Auburn faculty members. Writing retreat attendees will have the option to join the event virtually or in-person and can participate in a morning goal setting session, progress tracking check-ins, afternoon mindfulness breaks, and an afternoon debrief.

WE Write

Effective Assignment Design
Writing Enriched Curricula
High Impact Practices

WE Write, a writing enriched (WE) curriculum process, aims to ensure undergraduate academic programs (majors, minors, certificates, or other curricular configurations) have support from University Writing to achieve their disciplinary or professional student writing goals. Participating programs engage in reflection, planning, creation, and assessment of writing. WE course designations and stipends are available to participating faculty. Calls for WE Write open each fall and begins the following spring.

Professional Development Workshops

Partnership with HRD
Workshops on professional writing and communication
For all full-time and TES employees

University Writing partners with Human Resource Development to offer workshops focused on professional writing and communication throughout the year. Regular topics include email and accessible document design. All full-time and TES employees are eligible to attend.

Last updated: 08/02/2022