You are commenting using your WordPress. We do have a heavy teaching load 2 courses each semester. One of the first things my GTA orientation mentor told me was to invest in pepper spray. There is a lot of good here. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
Workshop sizes are always small, usually capped at eleven students. This stipend covers all three years. Students will study professional writing theory, the history of rhetoric, editing, rhetorical analysis, new modes of digital composition, as well as the practical application of professional writing genres. After the first year, there are various opportunities for course remissions. It has been made home, thanks to the IKEA furniture my boyfriend put together.
Workshop sizes are always small, usually capped at eleven students. You are commenting using your Twitter account.
WVU’s MFA graduates have published in hundreds of literary journals, including prestigious venues such as: But I want to be honest about what has been the biggest struggle about coming to the program.
However, I decided to join this year. And for me, this was a critical factor in deciding if I wanted to come to WVU.
Sure, there are plenty of things to love about Morgantown. Post was not sent – check your email addresses! One of the first things my GTA orientation mentor told me was to invest in pepper spray. This goes a long way in a college town like Morgantown.
Workshops are tough but fair and professional. Although major projects and certain policies are the same for all composition classes, instructors have a lot of individual freedom in terms of how the day-to-day class runs. But I feel like I need to be honest about all of the positives about this program, and what has been for me the biggest struggle. You are commenting using your Facebook account. mfx
But the longer I live here, there are parts of this town that deeply unsettle me, especially creaative a woman who lives alone. And third years are pretty much guaranteed to teach a workshop! Notify me of new posts via email.
But I want to emphasize that it has been worth it. This feels like home. I know that in sharing this, I may be perpetuating stereotypes about West Virginia—and that concerns me. There are high rates of drug overdoses. You are commenting using your WordPress. Our program offers specializations in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry.
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We do have a heavy teaching load 2 courses each semester. This year, 7 MFA students were admitted: Guide to Writing Programs. It was broad daylight. When he does this, I watch from my bay window, shaking my head. In short, professional writers possess the critical, rhetorical, and technical knowledge wcu to produce successful and effective communications.
This stipend covers all three years.
West Virginia University – The Writer
This is a supportive writing community—not a competitive one. WVU fosters an encouraging community. The degree is designed for both newly-graduated undergraduates and working adults who want more training in writing and editing. It has been made home, thanks to the IKEA furniture my boyfriend put together. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use.