Thursday, September 30, 2010

The Southwest Minnesota Writing Gallery is NOW Accepting Submissions

What is The Southwest Minnesota Writing Gallery?

In celebration of the October 20, 2010 Second Annual National Day on Writing, and with the help of NCTE (National Council for Teachers of English), high school and college students in Southwest Minnesota have a place to display a piece of writing of their choice.

Who can participate?

High school and college students in Southwest Minnesota with any kind of writing* may upload ONE piece of writing at Any kind of writing will work —from word processing to power points, research posters, research papers, photography, audio recording to text messages—and all types of writing—from letters to lists, memoirs to memos, poems to nonfiction essays, journal entries to technical documents.

*All writing submitted should meet the content guidelines found at:

How do students participate?

Go to

Create a login

Click on contribute writing and follow the screen-by-screen instructions

If you are under 13 years of age, you will need a parent’s or guardian’s help and email address

You will receive an email from the gallery when your work is accepted

Who can tell me more?

Those with questions about the Southwest Minnesota gallery should contact Dr. Teresa Henning

To contribute writing to the National Writing Gallery, please visit:

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Congratulations to PWC majors who received honors for the 2010 Spring Semester.
Students with a 3.8-4.0 GPA were awarded with High Honors.
Students with a 3.5-3.75 GPA were awarded with Honors.

High Honors
Janna Dorman
Kylie Jacobsen
Amanda Paine
Jessica Welu
Aubrey Wood

Lorien Downing
Christine Streff
Jason Zahn