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Q&A Calderwood Seminars in Public Writing: Meet Johanna Soleil

Johanna Soleil in front of the Jackson School, May 2022. Photo by Monique Thormann

June 23, 2022

In winter quarter 2022, the Jackson School launched the Calderwood Seminars in Public Writing, a national innovative curriculum developed at Wellesley College which has been adopted by more than a dozen higher education institutions and equips students to translate their academic knowledge to a broad audience. Students learn professional, colloquial writing through assigned readings which they then must translate into, on a weekly basis, a magazine article, book review, a guest essay, professional journal article and other public-facing genres.

Click here to read about Johanna Soleil’s experience in her Calderwood Seminar.

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