Monthly Archives: December 2008

Course Evaluations

MFA Students, Please see the MFA website (http://www.wcsu.edu/writing/mfa) under the Forms link for the course evaluation form. Please fill out a form for each of your courses and return to Laurel by mail, fax, or email. If you prefer, you … Continue reading

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Schedule Changes

Folks, there have been slight adjustments to the schedule on Wednesday and Friday (I had in error introduced conflicts between student/faculty appointments and other events on Friday). Don Snyder’s talk on Hollywood has been moved to Wednesday. Your student/faculty appointment … Continue reading

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Just in time for the residency…

This month’s issue of The Writer (labeled January, but on stands now) includes my article, “Get The MOST Out Of Your MFA Program!” I cover workshops, publishing, the thesis, and inexpensive sources of protein. Check it out if you have … Continue reading

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Late Addition to Resdincy Schedule

Folks, Don Snyder has very kindly offered to lead a talk/discussion about working in/for/around/toward Hollywood. I’m sure it will be informed by his efforts to sell his most recent screenplay and his past experience with the novel to screen business. … Continue reading

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Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award

You fiction writers who have a substantial manuscript might be interested in this. One of our students last year, Kirsten Genthner, went quite far in the process last year. http://www.amazon.com/b?node=332264011

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Student/Faculty Appointments at the Residency

Please see the schedule here: http://www.wcsu.edu/writing/mfa//pdf/StudentFacultyApptsJan09Residency.pdf If some of your mentors are not listed, it means that those mentors will not be at the residency. I will provide you with contact info so you can get in touch with them … Continue reading

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Tune In Tonight

I will the featured speaker on tonight’s Rich Women Sisterhood Academy Event, a web show on line. My topic will be “Recession-Proof Your Resume During Turbulent Times” and I will be talking with host and RWS founder, Leisa Watkins, about … Continue reading

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