The Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies

Calderwood Seminars in Public Writing

A prestigious national program equipping students with critical skills for real public impact

Calderwood Fast Facts

  • Open to UW juniors and seniors
  • Open to UW graduate students
  • A 5-credit course
  • Prestigious and innovative national program developed at Wellesley College which has been adopted by more than 12 higher education institutions
  • Equips students with applied skills to translate their academic knowledge to a broad public audience
  • Nine Calderwood Seminars being offered by the Jackson School in 2021-2022
  • In 2019, the UW became one of the first universities west of the Mississippi, and one of the first public institutions, to launch the Calderwood Seminars in Public Writing program

Winter 2022

Spring 2022