Conferences & Institutes

Read the Program and Register for the IWCA Collaborative@CCCC

If you haven't already registered for this year's IWCA Collaborative @ CCCC, there's still time! We hope that this listing ...

IWCA 2015: Writing Center (r)Evolutions in Pittsburgh (Proposal Deadline April 1)

The IWCA 2015 Conference will be held in Pittsburgh, Oct 8-10, 2015. The full information is available at Proposal deadline: ...

2015 IWCA Summer Institute

The 13th annual Summer Institute will take place in East Lansing, Michigan on June 14-19, 2015 at the Kellogg Hotel ...

2014-2015 Conference Calendar

IWCA Regional Organization Conferences East Central Conference Theme Conversations and Encounters: Exploring Ethics in the Writing Center Date April 10-11, 2015 Location Notre Dame, IN Contact Matthew Capdevielle ( Proposal ...

2015-2016 Conference Calendar

IWCA Regional Organization Conferences East Central TBA European Writing Centers Association TBA Mid-Atlantic TBA Midwest TBA Northeast TBA Northern California TBA Pacific Northwest TBA Rocky Mountain Peer Tutoring Conference TBA South Central TBA Southeastern TBA Southern California TBA Other Conferences Canadian Writing Centres Association Date May ...

News and Announcements

Wake Forest University’s IWCW

Wake Forest University celebrated IWCW by spreading the Writing Center love! We sold handmade valentines to support adult literacy in Forsyth County.


May/June 2016 Special Issue of WLN: A Journal of Writing Center Scholarship: “Religion in the Writing Center”

Proposals will be accepted though May 30, 2015. Invitations to submit full articles will be issued by July 1, 2015. Manuscripts will be due on December 31, 2015. Guest editor: Lisa Zimmerelli, Assistant Professor of Writing and Writing Center Director, Loyola University Maryland View the full call for proposals.


Southeastern Writing Center Association: 2015 IWCA Collaborative @ The CCCC Scholarships

The Southeastern Writing Center Association offers competitive scholarships for professionals within the southeast region attending the 2015 IWCA Collaborative at the CCCC for writing center research dissemination and/or professional development. Individuals awarded scholarships will receive a cash award and be recognized on the SWCA website. Details and application instructions can be found below and on […]


Writing Centers Research Project Survey-Reborn with a New Launch

After two years of discussion and planning, and thanks to the evolution of a WCRP Collective which has overhauled and revised the old WCRP Survey format, I am pleased to invite you to participate in a new Writing Centers Research Project survey. The survey is a long-overdue continuation of a WCRP goal when it was […]

Letters from the President

IWCA Assembly Report for NCTE, 2014

The International Writing Centers Association (, an NCTE Assembly, was founded in 1983 to foster communication among writing centers and to provide a forum for concerns. Comprising directors and staffs of writing centers at universities, two-year colleges, and public schools, the IWCA has over 775 members and is governed by an Executive Board that includes […]