Articles and Research Presentations

Research Presentations

"Writing, Curriculums, and Disciplines in Canadian Higher Education: WAC @ the University of Alberta."
Campus Alberta Writing Studies Colloquim, Edmonton, September 30, 2011.

“Writing Course Requirements across English-language BSc Nursing Programs in Canada: Who’s Doing What & Why It Matters.”
Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, September 30, 2011. With Jo-Anne Andre.

"Assignments Across the Curriculum: A Meta-Analysis."
62nd Convention of the Conference on College Composition and Communication, April 9, 2011, Atlanta. With Susan Chaudoir.

"Knowledge transfer: Faculty and student writing workshops."
Canadian Association for the Study of Discourse and Language, Fredericton, NB, May 29, 2011.

"Writing Assignments in Disciplinary Contexts."
Writing Research Across Borders, George Mason University, Feb. 19, 2011. With Susan Chaudoir.

"Writing Assignments Across One Nursing Faculty."
Canadian Association for the Study of Discourse and Language, Montreal PQ, May 30 2010. With Susan Chaudoir.

"What Assignments do University Professors Ask Students to Write?"
2nd Annual Olive Yonge Teaching/Learning Scholarship Day, U of Alberta, March 25 2010.

“What do they write? A survey of high-stakes writing assignments across the curriculum.”
Conference on College Composition and Communication, San Francisco, March 2009.

Publications and Research Reports

Graves, R. & S. Chaudoir. 2011. Writing Assignments in the Community Service-Learning Program at the University of Alberta.Edmonton, AB: University of Alberta.

Chaudoir, S & R. Graves. 2011. Writing Assignments in the Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation at the University of Alberta.Edmonton, AB: University of Alberta.

Graves, R.,T. Hyland and B. Samuels. 2010.Undergraduate writing assignments: An analysis of syllabi at one Canadian college.Written Communication 27.3.

Graves, R. & S. Chaudoir. 2010. Writing Assignments in the Faculty of Nursing.Edmonton, AB: University of Alberta.

Graves, R. & S. Chaudoir. 2010. Writing Assignments in the Department of Political Science at the University of Alberta.Edmonton, AB: University of Alberta.

WAC Writing Assignments Research Reports:

Writing Assignments in the Community Service-Learning Program at the University of Alberta

Writing Assignments in the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Alberta