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Professional Writing Minor Students Present Their Projects During The 2022 Capstone Seminar Colloquium

Published: May 26, 2022

L to R: PWM Capstone Seminar Colloquium presenters: Amber Thatcher, Roxann Song, Lynette Caballero, Marilyn Chavez-Martinez, Kailee Silver Forty of the Professional Writing Minor’s seventy-one graduating seniors participated in the Professional Writing Minor Capstone Seminar Colloquium, a special three-day event organized as part of Undergraduate Research Week 2022. Students shared their original work on a…

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UCLA Newsroom Highlights Amber West’s Unique Hip-Hop Course

Published: February 26, 2022

UCLA Newsroom recently highlighted Writing Programs lecturer Amber West and her unique English Composition course, “Identity and Representation in the Post-Hip-Hop Era.” West teaches hip-hop as literature, and the students in her class analyze rap lyrics as a form of contemporary poetry. Click here to read the UCLA Newsroom article.

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