WriteOut

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WriteOut 2017 Schedule
(subject to change)

 

Wednesday
June 28, 2017


ALL STUDENTS

9:30 a.m.
Check-in

10:00–10:30 a.m.
Welcome Remarks and Orientation*

10:30–11:30 a.m.
Opening Keynote by Guest Authors*

11:45–12:45 p.m.
Lunch

1:00–2:00 p.m.
Writing Workshop 1†

2:15–5:00 p.m.
Independent Activities‡ 

3:00–5:00 p.m.
One-on-one Author Critiques

5:00–6:45 p.m.
Pizza Party

7:00–8:00 p.m.
Author Panel and Q&A*

8:00 p.m.
Check-out

8:00–9:00 p.m.
Book Signing*

Thursday
June 29, 2017


FIELD TRIP GROUPS

7:00 a.m.
Field Trip Check-in

7:30 a.m.
Bus leaves for Bryce Canyon National Park

3:00 p.m.
Bus returns to Cedar City
 

CAMPUS GROUPS

9:45 a.m.
Campus Check-in

10:00–11:00 a.m.
Writing Workshop 2†

11:00–12:00 p.m.
Independent Activities‡

12:00–1:00 p.m.
Lunch

1:15–2:15 p.m.
Writing Workshop 3†

2:15–3:20 p.m.
Independent Activities‡


ALL STUDENTS

3:20–4:00 p.m.
Break-out Session§

4:10–4:50 p.m.
Break-out Session§

5:00–6:00 p.m.
Dinner

6:00-7:00 p.m.
Utah Shakespeare Festival Seminar

7:00-7:30 p.m.
Utah Shakespeare Festival Greenshow

8:00–10:30 p.m.
Utah Shakespeare Festival Performance "As You Like It"

10:30 p.m.
Check-out

Friday
June 30, 2017


FIELD TRIP GROUPS

7:00 a.m.
Field Trip Check-in

7:30 a.m.
Bus leaves for Bryce Canyon National Park

3:00 p.m.
Bus returns to Cedar City
 

CAMPUS GROUPS

9:45 a.m.
Campus Check-in

10:00–11:00 a.m.
Writing Workshop 4†

11:00–12:00 p.m.
Independent Activities‡

12:00–1:00 p.m.
Lunch

1:15–2:15 p.m.
Writing Workshop 5†

2:15–3:20 p.m.
Independent Activities‡


ALL STUDENTS

3:20–4:00 p.m.
Break-out Session§

4:10–4:50 p.m.
Break-out Session§

5:00–6:00 p.m.
Closing Banquet

6:00–6:30 p.m.
Student Readings

6:30–7:00 p.m.
Change into Costumes

7:00–8:00 p.m.
Brandon Mull Keynote

8:00–10:00 p.m.
Costume Gala

10:00 p.m.
Check-out


* These events are open to the public in the Great Hall of the Hunter Conference Center on SUU campus.

† Students will work with and learn from a professional author in a chosen genre: speculative fiction, contemporary fiction, fantasy, and action/thriller.

‡ Independent activities include swimming, basketball, racquet ball, and more in the Physical Education Building; time in Education and English Department Writing Centers; and a campus treasure hunt.

§ Sessions include tours of Utah Shakespeare Festival, Southern Utah Museum of Art, Garth and Jerri Frehner Museum of Natural History, and Southern Utah University English Department.

 

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