SWIRL is a cross-disciplinary initiative at Santa Clara University that introduces faculty to research-informed best practices around the teaching of writing, information literacy, and critical thinking. SWIRL includes representatives from the College of Arts & Sciences, the School of Engineering, the HUB Writing Center, Educational Assessment, and the University Library. This Scholar Commons series includes publications and presentation materials from this initiative.


Browse the SWIRL Initiative Collections:

Faculty Workshops


Publications & Research