Become a Writing Fellow

Students in their first or sophomore years are eligible to become Writing Fellows.  Applicants are encouraged to visit the Writing Center before applying to develop an understanding of the type of work that Writing Fellows do.

The Spring 2017 application is now open. Once you have filled out the application, please leave it in the folder marked "Writing Fellow Applications 2017", on the door of Professor Pam Cobrin's office, BAR 216.

There will be a number of information sessions for applicants; the dates are as follows:

      WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8th | 10:00-11:00 AM in BAR 217
Info Session hosted by Director Pam Cobrin and Coordinator Katy Lasell

      WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15th | 3:00-4:00 PM in BAR 217
 Info Session hosted by Director Pam Cobrin and Coordinator Katy Lasell

      FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17th | 12:00-1:00 PM (Barnard 217)
 Info Session hosted by Director Pam Cobrin and Coordinator Katy Lasell

      SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19th | 7:00-8:00 PM in BAR 217
Informal Info Session hosted by current Writing Fellows

Applications will be due on February 24th at 5 PM, and on Tuesday, February 28th, a list of all applicants called back for interviews will be posted outside of BAR 216. All interviews will occur between March 1st and March 8th.

Below, please see a short film, made by the current Barnard Writing Fellows, on what it means to be a Fellow:

 

If you have any questions about the application process or about the program in general, please contact Pam Cobrin (Director) at pcobrin@barnard.edu, or Katy Lasell (Coordinator) at klasell@barnard.edu.