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Graduating Seniors: Apply to be a Ford Fellow

Emma Mohney ’12 begins seeking her replacement:

Do you like to write and enjoy working with writers? Are you interested in teaching or arts administration? Would you like to begin your post-graduate career with a prestigious fellowship? If so, apply to be a Ford Fellow next year—deadline March 27th!

The Ford Fellowship in the Writing Programs is a prestigious one-year, post-graduate position that offers teaching and administrative experience as well as graduate training. Two Fellowships will be awarded for the 2013-2014 academic year, and the deadline to apply is Wednesday, March 27th at 4:30 p.m. Find more detailed application information here.

For more information, contact Professor Anne Greene at 860-685-3604 (agreene@wes) or the current Ford Fellow, Emma Mohney ’12, at writingworks@wes.

Deadline: Wednesday, March 27

Seniors! Come to the Writing Fellowships Information Session

Looking for a great job? Come learn about the Ford and Russell House Writing Fellowships at Monday’s information session!

Anne Greene, Director of Writing Programs, will give a presentation. Current Fellows Katherine Eyster ’10, Emily Schmidt ’10, and Katherine Bascom ’10, will be available to answer questions.

The Ford Fellowships in the Writing Program, awarded to two graduating seniors at Wesleyan from any major, are prestigious one-year, post-graduate positions that offer teaching and administrative experience as well as graduate training. In their administrative role, the Fellows assist the Director of Writing Programs in running the university’s Writing Program and the Writing Workshop.

The Russell House Arts Fellowship is awarded to a graduating senior from any major with an outstanding record and an interest in writing and the arts. At the Russell House the Fellow organizes and supervises the writing and music events and helps with other literary events on campus. The job offers an opportunity to work with distinguished writers, journalists, and other artists.

If you are unable to attend but are interested in the Fellowships, contact writingworks(at)wesleyan(dot)edu for more information.

The application deadline is March 21st.

Date: Monday, February 28th
Time: 4:15 PM
Place: The Shapiro Writing Lounge (3rd floor of Allbritton)