WRD in the News


Community Literacy Journal Achievements

Michelle Hall Kells’ article, “What’s Writing Got to Do with It?: Citizen Wisdom, Civil Rights Activism, and 21st Century Community Literacy”, from the Community Literacy Journal, Issue 7.1, has been accepted for publication in The Best of the Independent Rhetoric & Composition Journals 2013. 

The Crossroads Collaborative, featured in the Community Literacy Journal, Issue 8.1, has been selected as Honorable Mention for the 2014 Annual Community-Campus Partnerships for Health Promoting Health Equity and Social Justice Award. The award recognizes organizations that have worked to “improve higher education, civic engagement, and the overall health of their communities.

Congratulations to Michael Moore and his fantastic CLJ team!

WRD’s Connection with China

Professors Peter Vandenberg and Jason Schneider’s work with DePaul’s Chinese sister school, Huaqiao University, was highlighted in a recent issue of Newsline, DePaul’s publication for faculty and staff. WRD’s visiting Chinese Scholar Yangping Zeng was also mentioned in the article.  A more in-depth Q&A with Zeng was featured in the print issue of Newsline.




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