Writing Program Advisory Committee (WPAC)

The Writing Program Advisory Committee consists of six undergraduate faculty members appointed by the President, the coordinator of the writing center, an English Department representative, and the Associate Deans of The College and the Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics. The committee reviews undergraduate needs for writing instruction; advises the writing program coordinator; collaborates with departments regarding writing components in their curricula; and helps evaluate the writing program.

Florinda Ruiz, Chair and Director of the Writing Program 

Ex Officio Voting Members

  • Fred LaRiviere, Associate Dean of the College
  • Elizabeth Oliver, Associate Dean of the Williams School
  • Florinda Ruiz, Director of the Writing Program
  • Kary Smout, Writing Center Coordinator
  • Wan-Chuan Kao, English Department Representative - 2018-2021

Appointed Faculty Members – Two annually for 3 years

  • Aly Colón - 2016-2019
  • Antonio Reyes - 2018-2020
  • Jemma Levy - 2018-2020
  • David Bello - 2018-2021
  • Michael Anderson - 2018-2021