WCC—For Faculty

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WCC—For Faculty

Resources for Faculty

Designing Effective Writing Assignments 

Harvey Mudd Writing Center

Formal Writing Assignments 

Harvey Mudd Writing Center

Writing Across the Curriculum

Colorado State’s WAC Clearinghouse  

Crafting Effective Writing Assignments 
Responding to Student Papers Effectively and Efficiently (University of Toronto) 

Writing in Disciplines 
Writing in Mathematics (Franklin and Marshall College) 
Beall, Herbert, and John Trimbur. A Short Guide to Writing About Chemistry. New York: Harper Collins, 1996. 
Higham, Nicholas J.  Handbook of Writing for the Mathematical Sciences. Manchester, England: Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, 1998. 
Pearsall, Thomas E.  The Elements of Technical Writing. 2nd Ed. Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 2001. 
Pechenik, Jan A.  A Short Guide to Writing About Biology. 4th Ed. New York: Addison-Wesley, 2001. 
Porush, David. A Short Guide to Writing About Science.  New York: Harper Collins, 1995. 
Zinsser, William. Writing To Learn. New York: Harper and Row, 1988. 

Avoiding Plagiarism 

Defining and Avoiding Plagiarism (Council of Writing Program Administrators)