A wide shot of a snowy mountain range and cloudy skies. In the foreground, a path in the snow runs across a hill toward the mountains. Image taken from the Hindsight Journal

Submissions Open for Hindsight Journal's Spring Humour Prose and Comic Contest!

Jan. 25, 2024

Students are welcome to submit their creative nonfiction prose and comics for an opportunity to win $100 or $200. Submission Deadline is midnight on February 4th, 2024.


Welcome to new PWR Director Dr. John Stevenson!

July 12, 2022

Please join us in welcoming Dr. John Stevenson as new Director of the PWR. Dr. Stevenson brings 40 years of experience on this campus to our program--and we're both incredibly happy and incredibly grateful that he will be joining us in this new role.

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Hindsight and the PWR are exicted to announce Changing Skies!

Hindsight and the Program for Writing and Rhetoric , along with Mission Zero , are excited to announce Changing Skies . Changing Skies publishes art and writing on climate change. Student staff from Hindsight , home to the University of Colorado Boulder Department for Writing and Rhetoric’s creative nonfiction writing,...


ASSETT Innovation Incubator Inclusive Data Science team Awarded $330K NSF Grant

Aug. 30, 2021

We are pleased to announce that the ASSETT Innovation Incubator Inclusive Data Science team has been awarded a $300,000 grant from the National Science Foundation. Team members are Jane Garrity (ENGL), David Glimp (ENGL), Vilja Hulden (HIST), Eric Vance (APPM), Brett Melbourne (EBIO), and the PWR's own Nathan Pieplow. These...

Black Lives Matter Protest

Statement on Racism and Police Violence

The Department of English , the Program for Creative Writing , and the Program for Writing and Rhetoric condemn anti-Black police violence and systemic racism. As the world knows, George Floyd was murdered by four Minneapolis police officers on May 25th. Ahmaud Arbery was fatally shot by white vigilantes while...