Wendy Sharer, Tracy Ann Morse, Michelle F Eble, and William P Banks

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2018 Colorado Book Award, Anthology

Beautiful Flesh: A Body of Essays

edited by Stephanie G'Schwind

 

 

 

 

 

  

  

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2017 Computers and Composition Distinguished Book Award

Cámera Retórica: A Feminist Filmmaking Methodology for Rhetoric and Composition

Alexandra Hidalgo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2017 Southwest Book of the Year

Navajo Textiles: The Crane Collection at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Laurie D. Webster, Louise I. Stiver, D. Y. Begay, and Lynda Teller Pete

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2017 Arizona Literary Award (Published Nonfiction)

New Mexico and the Pimería Alta: The Colonial Period in the American Southwest

edited by John G. Douglass and William M. Graves

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2018 Council for Writing Program Administration Best Book Award

Reclaiming Accountability: Improving Writing Programs through Accreditation and Large-Scale Assessments

edited by Wendy Sharer, Tracy Ann Morse, Michelle F. Eble, and William P. Banks

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2017 Choice Outstanding Academic Title

Relating to Rock Art in the Contemporary World: Navigating Symbolism, Meaning, and Significance

edited by Liam M. Brady and Paul S. C. Taçon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2017 Choice Outstanding Academic Book

"The Touch of Civilization": Comparing American and Russian Internal Colonization

Steven Sabol

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2017 International Writing Centers Association Outstanding Book Award

The Working Lives of New Writing Center Directors

edited by Nicole I. Caswell, Jackie Grutsch McKinney, and Rebecca Jackson

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2018 Excellence in Scholarship award, University of Wisconsin-Superior

Writing Program Architecture: Thirty Cases for Reference and Research

edited by Bryna Siegel Finer and Jamie White-Farnham

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The University Press of Colorado is a 501(c)3 nonprofit membership organization that relies on the ongoing support of its members, as well as funds from other institutions, granting agencies, and individuals, to fulfill our mandate as a scholarly publisher. We thank the following institutions and individuals for their generous contributions to our publishing program this year.

 

Contributions toward the General Operating Fund: 

Director's Circle 2015–2016 ($500+ annually)

 John F. Freeman
 Joyce Kinkead
 Darrin Pratt

2015–2016 Donors

Aaron Abeyta Lane R. Hirabayashi
George Bilgere Joyce Kinkead
Bob Broad Holley Moyes
Richmond Clow Heather Orr
Sue Doe Enrique Rodriguez-Alegria
John Douglass Patricia Urban
Alexander Drummond Edward Schortman
E Paul Durrenberger John A Straayer
Larry Evers Patricia Urban
Jacques Galinier Kathryn R Venzor
Pauline Greenhill Laurie D Webster
Marilyn Haberstroh  

2015–2016 Corporate Sponsors

ChameleonJohn

 

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Improving Writing Programs through Accreditation and Large-Scale Assessments

Reclaiming Accountability: Improving Writing Programs through Accreditation and Large-Scale Assessments, edited by Wendy Sharer, Tracy Ann Morse, Michelle F. Eble, and William P. Banks is the winner of the 2018 Council for Writing Program Administration Best Book Award!

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Wendy Sharer, Tracy Ann Morse, Michelle F. Eble, and William P. Banks are writing faculty at East Carolina University. When their program faced reaccreditation in 2013, they chose to address the process as an opportunity to garner institutional support for revisions to their composition and writing across the curriculum programs.