A range of 25-35 students each semester work with the program’s talented 7-member creative writing faculty in fiction, poetry, and nonfiction. In addition, the program offers a writer-in-residence program each semester; a writers-in-community program offering students opportunities to assist with writing workshops in community centers, schools, and libraries; and an annual four-day literary festival. The faculty includes Michael Blumenthal, Luisa Igloria, John McManus, Michael Pearson, Janet Peery, Sheri Reynolds, and Tim Seibles.