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'''NaNo University''' is a program launched by [[NaNoWriMo]] in September 2010 for college and university students and for instructors teaching at that level. Over the years, more and more students have done NaNo for the first time at the university level or have continued doing NaNo in university after participating in high school. [[The Office of Letters and Light|The OLL]] team recognized this and created special resources for students giving advice on how to get through the month while juggling school, along with tips on creating a NaNoWriMo club and getting funding for said club. NaNo University also provides advice for instructors such as how to organize the course, writing the syllabus, and handouts. The staff is also working on providing more resources, such as flyers, certificates, and a fact sheet for convincing the higher powers that a NaNoWriMo course needs to exist.  
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'''NaNo University''' was a program launched by [[NaNoWriMo]] in September 2010 for college and university students and for instructors teaching at that level. Over the years, more and more students have done NaNo for the first time at the university level or have continued doing NaNo in university after participating in high school. The NaNoWriMo team recognized this and created special resources for students giving advice on how to get through the month while juggling school, along with tips on creating a NaNoWriMo club and getting funding for said club. NaNo University also provides advice for instructors such as how to organize the course, writing the syllabus, and handouts. The staff also provided more resources, such as flyers, certificates, and a fact sheet for convincing the higher powers that a NaNoWriMo course needs to exist.  
  
Beginning in 2010 university students and instructors had their own forums to share their experiences. Instructors teaching NaNoWriMo in K-12 classrooms are encouraged to use the [[Young Writers Program]] resources, while students in K-12 classrooms and writers under 13 should participate in YWP; however, writers 13 and over can participate on the main NaNoWriMo site. These forums are moderated by [[Heather Dudley]] and an OLL intern coordinating the program (Nora Coon in 2010 and Paige Knorr in 2011).
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Beginning in 2010 university students and instructors had their own forums to share their experiences. Instructors teaching NaNoWriMo in K-12 classrooms are encouraged to use the [[Young Writers Program]] resources, while students in K-12 classrooms and writers under 13 should participate in YWP; however, writers 13 and over can participate on the main NaNoWriMo site. These forums are moderated by [[Heather Dudley]] and a NaNoWriMo intern coordinating the program ([[User:Necoon|Nora Coon]] in 2010, [[Paige Knorr]] in 2011, and Andrea Ellickson in 2012).
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In 2013 NaNo University focused on university students before being combined with [[Come Write In]] after 2013. The NaNo University forum for students has remained active since then.
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=NaNo University: Students forum=
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See [[University]] for information on the students forum.
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=NaNo University: Instructors forum=<!--split these if needed-->
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This forum was retired after the 2012 NaNo season.
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==Forum description==
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<blockquote>Teaching a college, university, or community education class on NaNoWriMo? This forum's for you to share advice, lesson plans, strategies, and anything else related to teaching NaNoWriMo to the post-secondary crowd. (2010-2012)</blockquote>
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==Moderators==
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* [[Heather Dudley]] (2010-2012)
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* [[User:Necoon|Nora Coon]] in 2010
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* [[Paige Knorr]] in 2011
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* Andrea Ellickson in 2012
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=External Links=
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* [http://nanowrimo.org/forums/nano-university NaNo University forum]
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* [https://web.archive.org/web/20121003071509/http://nanowrimo.org/en/nanouniversity Main NaNo University Page]
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* [http://nanowrimo.org/forums/nano-university-instructors NaNo University: Instructors forum] (removed)
  
==External Links==
 
* [http://www.nanowrimo.org/nanouniversity NaNo University]
 
* [http://www.nanowrimo.org/forums/nano-university-instructors NaNo University: Instructors forum]
 
* [http://www.nanowrimo.org/forums/nano-university-students NaNo University: Students forum]
 
  
 
[[Category:NaNoWriMo programs]]
 
[[Category:NaNoWriMo programs]]
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[[Category:NaNoWriMo forums]]
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[[Category:Former NaNoWriMo forums]]

Latest revision as of 16:31, 16 May 2020

NaNo University was a program launched by NaNoWriMo in September 2010 for college and university students and for instructors teaching at that level. Over the years, more and more students have done NaNo for the first time at the university level or have continued doing NaNo in university after participating in high school. The NaNoWriMo team recognized this and created special resources for students giving advice on how to get through the month while juggling school, along with tips on creating a NaNoWriMo club and getting funding for said club. NaNo University also provides advice for instructors such as how to organize the course, writing the syllabus, and handouts. The staff also provided more resources, such as flyers, certificates, and a fact sheet for convincing the higher powers that a NaNoWriMo course needs to exist.

Beginning in 2010 university students and instructors had their own forums to share their experiences. Instructors teaching NaNoWriMo in K-12 classrooms are encouraged to use the Young Writers Program resources, while students in K-12 classrooms and writers under 13 should participate in YWP; however, writers 13 and over can participate on the main NaNoWriMo site. These forums are moderated by Heather Dudley and a NaNoWriMo intern coordinating the program (Nora Coon in 2010, Paige Knorr in 2011, and Andrea Ellickson in 2012).

In 2013 NaNo University focused on university students before being combined with Come Write In after 2013. The NaNo University forum for students has remained active since then.

NaNo University: Students forum

See University for information on the students forum.

NaNo University: Instructors forum

This forum was retired after the 2012 NaNo season.

Forum description

Teaching a college, university, or community education class on NaNoWriMo? This forum's for you to share advice, lesson plans, strategies, and anything else related to teaching NaNoWriMo to the post-secondary crowd. (2010-2012)

Moderators

External Links