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05/14/2020
#FiveFridays Challenge keeps Miami writers committed and connected through COVID-19
This Spring, the #FiveFridays Challenge rewarded Miami faculty and graduate students for attending five Friday Writing Hours sessions. A total of 17 people reached the five-visit milestone, but that number only begins to tell the story of what the challenge meant to the HCWE community.
05/05/2020
Winners Announced in the Latest HWC Poetry Contest
Thanks to everyone who submitted work for the What We Leave Behind: Sustainability and Disposability poetry contest. We're thrilled to announce our winners! First prize: Alexander Benedict. Runner-up: Brianna Porter. Hannah Stohry earned an honorable mention.
03/17/2020
Award Winners Announced for Excellence in Disciplinary Writing Instruction
This year, Miami awarded the Roger & Joyce Howe Award for Excellence in Disciplinary Writing Instruction for the first time. This award honors individuals or teams of faculty who have made concerted and continuing efforts to innovate writing instruction in their disciplines.
03/12/2020
Enter the HWC Poetry Writing Contest
Calling all Miami poets! The Howe Writing Center (HWC) is holding a poetry writing contest focused on the theme "What We Leave Behind: Sustainability and Disposability."
02/10/2020
Winners Announced for the Change of Seasons Creative Writing Contest
We're grateful to all who submitted work for out latest creative writing contest at the HWC, and we're happy to now announce our winners! First prize, and winner of a $100 Amazon Gift Card: T. Mesnick for their poem "Pumpkin Patch"; Runner-Up, and winner of a $50 Amazon Gift Card: Alexander Benedict for his poem "Fall as an Unsure Haircut."
01/24/2020
Is your writing workflow working for you? How to understand your workflow and take back control of your process and productivity.
Tim Lockridge loves workflows. Lockridge will be the first ever HCWE Writing Scholar in Residence. Over the course of the semester, he will bring his expertise in workflows and digital writing practices to the Howe to work with both writing center consultants and interdisciplinary faculty to think about their use of tools and technology.
11/07/2019
The HWC Celebrates our First-Gen Students
November 8 is First-Gen Celebration Day. The HWC is marking this special occasion by sharing the experiences of first-generation college students, both graduate and undergraduate, who now work with us in administrative and consulting roles.
11/05/2019
Enter the HWC Creative Writing Contest 2019
Calling all Miami writers of poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction! The Howe Writing Center (HWC) is holding a creative writing contest focused on the theme "Change of Seasons."
10/30/2019
NaNoWriMo Gets Underway at the HWC
The Howe Writing Center (HWC) is supporting Miami writers with motivation and prizes throughout National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo).