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Recognition Night is May 12! Click the image for details.

2022 Letters About Literature

2022 Letters About Literature

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2022 Connecticut Scholastic Writing Awards

Scholastic Writing Contest

The 41st Annual Summer Institute!

Summer Institute 2022

Teacher-Consultant Writing Contest 2021

Teacher-Consultant Writing Contest 2021

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RSS The Write Space

  • Granola Bars and Mental Health April 27, 2022
    I teach every Tuesday and Thursday from two till five with a brief break between two classes. I don’t often bother to pop back into my building, but yesterday I had to pick up something from my office.   Walking down the long hall, I could see and hear a young man at the end […]
    Jason Courtmanche
  • Racism and the SAT April 19, 2022
    This week in Advanced Composition for Prospective Teachers, we began a two-week unit on assessment, beginning with Maja Wilson’s Rethinking Writing Assessment.   I wanted to make sure we situated our discussion within the historical and cultural contexts that led to the development of the SAT.   Wilson briefly describes the work of former President […]
    Jason Courtmanche


Casting Call for Shakespeare play

Undergraduates in Publication

Rowan O’Connell in The Hartford Courant‘s Fresh Talk series for writers under 30.

Natalie Bennett in The Hartford Courant‘s Fresh Talk series for writers under 30.

Shayne DePalma in the CT Jewish Ledger.

McKenna Oberheim in Women’s Media Center FBomb.

Nicole Catarino in Women’s Media Center FBomb.

Multimodal Student Publications

The Children’s Table Podcast

A podcast produced by professors Kate Capshaw, Anna Mae Duane, and Victoria Ford Smith of the UConn English Department.

NPR Student Podcast Challenge

A podcast produced by students in Amy Nocton’s Early College Experience Spanish class at EO Smith High School.

NY Times Coming of Age challenge

#16 is a YouTube video produced by James Shivers’ students at the Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts.

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