Historical Writing Project

Department of History

Eastern Washington University

About the History Writing Project -- a brief history of the project, including notes on funding and staffing, and a faculty survey

Toward a Writing Program in the History Department -- our exploration of the "portfolio system" and other approaches to curriculum

Notable Writing Assignments -- how faculty at Eastern and elsewhere set up writing assignments

Guides to Good Writing -- information and exercises designed to improve writing skills

Writing Resources on the Internet -- our "delicious" site with links to other writing web sites

Eastern Washington University Library on Plagiarism -- good brief account on avoiding plagiarism