Writing and Rhetoric Department:College of Arts and Humanities

Knights Write Showcase

The Knights Write Showcase provides a chance for students and faculty from across campus to get a glimpse of the exciting work currently going on in our First-Year Writing Program. Activities include student displays, student panels, a faculty panel, and the Stylus Awards Ceremony.

The 6th Annual Knights Write Showcase was held on February 3rd, 2016, 10:30am-4:00pm in the Pegasus Ballroom.
Agenda: PDF

Past Showcases

The 5th Annual Knights Write Showcase was held on January 28, 2015 in the Pegasus Ballroom.

The 4th Annual Knights Write Showcase was held on January 29, 2014 in the Pegasus Ballroom.

The 3rd Annual Knights Write Showcase was held on January 28, 2013 in the Pegasus Ballroom.

The 2nd Annual Knights Write Showcase was held on February 13, 2012 in the Pegasus Ballroom.

The 1st Annual Knights Write Showcase was held on December 1, 2010 in the Pegasus Ballroom.

Videos

6th Annual Knights Write Showcase

Student Displays and Interviews (2016)

Watch a video about the 6th Annual Knights Write Showcase - Student Displays and Interviews

6th Annual Knights Write Showcase: Student Panel

Researching Academic Disciplines (2016)

Watch a video about the 6th Annual Knights Write Showcase - Student Panel: Researching Academic Disciplines

6th Annual Knights Write Showcase: Student Panel

Exploring Genres of Social Media, Fiction, and Verse (2016)

Watch a video about the 6th Annual Knights Write Showcase - Student Panel: Exploring Genres of Social Media, Fiction, and Verse

6th Annual Knights Write Showcase: Student Panel

Returning Voices: Perspectives of Previous Showcase Panelists (2016)

Watch a video about the 6th Annual Knights Write Showcase - Student Panel: Returning Voices: Perspectives of Previous Showcase Panelists

6th Annual Knights Write Showcase: Awards Ceremony

Awards Ceremony (2016)

Watch a video about the 6th Annual Knights Write Showcase - Awards Ceremony

Publicity about the Showcase

"Knights Write: Works of First-Year Writers Showcased" from UCF Today
"Knights Write: UCF to Showcase New Department" from UCF Today
"Knights Write shows talent" from the Central Florida Future
"Inaugural Knights Write showcase features first-year students' work" from the Orlando Sentinel

John C. Hitt Prize for Excellence in First-Year Writing

Awarded yearly as part of the Stylus Awards ceremony, the John C. Hitt Prize recognizes the talent and hard work of one student published in either of the preceding winter or spring issues. This $500 award includes a $250 book scholarship provided by the President. More information about the prize and its past winners can be found here.

Department of Writing and Rhetoric • College of Arts & Humanities at the University of Central Florida
Campus Location: Colbourn Hall (Building 18) Room 301
Phone: 407-823-2295 Fax: 407-823-1287 • Website Technical Support: cahweb@mail.ucf.edu