New WID Co-director: Anne Thorpe

We’re happy to announce that Anne Thorpe (Humanities) is the new WID@Dawson Co-director.  Anne will work with Ian MacKenzie (English) on the Faculty Writing Fellows project, and on the expansion of WID activities to include discipline-specific workshops and individual faculty consultations.  A native of Southern California, Anne’s background is in Rhetoric and Compositon, and she is a WID Writing Fellows alumni.  Additionally, a warm welcome to Ben Lander (History), who joins Ian, Anne and Leanne Bennett (Assistant Dean of Social Science and Business Technologies) on the WID Working Group, which does the planning and footwork necessary to keep WID running.