Department Chair: Michael Theune,Director and Professor of English, and Joel Haefner, Writing Center Director and Lecturer in Computer Science

The Writing Program at Illinois Wesleyan University supports and administers the Gateway Colloquium, a first year seminar emphasizing writing and critical thinking, and the Writing Intensive program, which requires students to take two such courses before graduation, one before the end of their sophomore year and one in their major.

Records of decisions made in the administration of this program are available in this repository at Writing Implementation Committee.


Browse the Writing Program Collections:

Administrative Reports


Outstanding Gateway Papers

Outstanding Student Writing