About the Author
Robert Irish has been the director of the Language Across the Curriculum (LAC) program in the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering at University of Toronto since the program began in 1995. He has taught writing to graduate and undergraduate students in engineering and architecture for ten years. Peter Eliot Weiss is the associate director of LAC. In addition to working in a wide range of courses as a communication resource person, he leads oral communication workshops and teaches a section of the program's 'Written and Oral Communications' course.