Synergia | Scholarship

Resources for Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL)
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Dr. Susan Callaway, Associate Professor of English / Director of the Center for Writing
Every Day Doesn't Mean Every Day: Dr. Susan Callaway, Associate Professor of English and Director of the Center for Writing, describes why regularly scheduling time for writing matters, and how you can make it a reality.
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I'll admit that I have this passion. For someone who loves words and sentences and the ideas behind them it's all too tempting to want to tinker with someone else's writing. And some faculty, like some students, are happy to have you do it: just fix it! they cry. But writing resists efforts to rush it or mechanize it or provide a quick fix. Good writing is an art, inseparable from the skills, personality, and spirit of the writer. One alters another’s draft at great peril.
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Dr. Susan Callaway, Associate Professor of English and Director of the UST Center for Writing
It’s hard to write. Through the years I’ve observed my colleagues in the writing retreats here on campus, I know the challenges we all face when we sit down to our keyboards.
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