Newly admitted freshmen at the University of California have the opportunity to enroll in an innovative, international program called Global Edge. In the first year, Global Edge students traveled to London, England. In the Summer term following their matriculation, students took courses on campus to prepare them for study abroad, then in the Fall, went abroad to study. College Writing Programs faculty, Ryan Sloan, Dan Husman, and Jon Lang developed a writing sequence for these students. College Writing R4A focused on marginalized populations in Victorian and Modern London. College Writing R4B focused on the meaning of place in London.
For more information, see Insights, issue 8 (November 2015) .