College offices will be closed Dec. 24 through Jan. 2.
Professional Development Week begins Monday, Jan. 5, for Lee College employees.
For Lee College English and High School Language Arts faculty in the service area.
Guest Speaker and Workshop Leader: Dr. Duane Roen
Duane Roen is Professor of English at Arizona State University, where he serves as Interim Dean of the College of Letters and Sciences, Interim Dean of University College, and as Assistant Vice Provost for University Academic Success Programs. He is Past-President of the Council of Writing Program Administrators (CWPA) and formerly served as Secretary of the Conference on College Composition and Communication.
Duane’s research has addressed writing curriculum, pedagogy, and assessment; writing program administration; writing across the curriculum; family history writing; mentoring; civic engagement; faculty as public intellectuals; the Framework for Success in Postsecondary Writing. He has authored/co-authored and edited/co-edited nine books; he has authored or co-authored more than 250 chapters, articles, and conference presentations.
His most recent books include the third edition of The McGraw-Hill Guide: Writing for College, Writing for Life (with Greg Glau and Barry Maid) and The WPA Outcomes Statement: A Decade Later (co-edited with Nick Behm, Greg Glau, Deborah Holdstein, and Edward White). More information is available at https://webapp4.asu.edu/directory/person/29914
Breakfast and lunch will be served!