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Writing and Rhetoric

The Writing and Rhetoric program approaches writing as both art and craft. The program guides students to refine their talent for analysis and argument, learn to express their own ideas in creative ways, sharpen their sense of audience, and pay close attention to the details of grammar and style.


Writing and Rhetoric News

Trias Writer-in-Residence: Donald Revell 

TRIAS Readers 2This fall, Hobart and William Smith Colleges welcome the 2018-19 Trias Writer-in-Residence, acclaimed professor, poet, award-winning translator and essayist Donald Revell. The author or translator of more than 20 books,…
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Benson ’18 Joins “SportsCenter”

Mac_BensonFollowing an internship last spring covering local sports with ESPN Ithaca, Mac Benson ’18 is back with the national network full-time as a production assistant at “SportsCenter” in New York. Benson,…
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Adaptation of Book by D’Agata ’95 Goes to Broadway

D'Agata JohnThis fall, actors Daniel Radcliffe, Cherry Jones and Bobby Cannavale will bring to Broadway The Lifespan of a Fact, the 2012 book that grew out of a correspondence between fact-checker…
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Beginning a Career at IPG MediaBrands in Singapore

Von Brauchitsch Monika-00028Having developed a passion for travel and work opportunities abroad, Monika von Brauchitsch ’18 will launch her career in digital marketing and online media in Singapore through an internship with…
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Torea ’19 Lands Internship with Baeble Music

Torea Adrianne-00013This summer, Adrianne Torea ’19 will enter the frontier of new music, reporting on the latest songs and videos from up-and-coming artists while honing her writing skills as an editorial…
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