The writing minor will help students develop the key communication,
critical and creative thinking and research skills necessary to prepare
them for entry to academic, professional and career oriented field that
are writing intensive. In keeping with the Benedictine philosophy of
education, the writing minor offers students an enriching and practical
academic and spiritual experience that meets the needs of the whole
person. Because our objective is to help develop students'
creative and unique qualities while preparing them to meet their career
goals, the writing minor will deepen students' understanding and
proficiency with specific conventions, audiences and contexts applicable
to all majors.