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    IWCA Research Grant Winners Announced

    The IWCA Research Grant Committee is pleased to announce the July 2014 recipients of the IWCA Research Grant ($1,000): Lori Salem, Temple University, John Nordlof, Eastern University, and Harry Denny, St. John’s University. Their study is titled “Understanding the Needs and Expectations of Working Class College Students in Writing Centers.”

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Conferences & Institutes

2014-2015 Conference Calendar

IWCA Regional Organization Conferences East Central Conference Theme Date Location Contact Proposal Deadline Website & Call for Proposals European Writing Centers Association Conference Theme Let’s Peer Across Borders – Writing ...

IWCA 2016 and 2018!

The IWCA invites proposals for hosts of its annual conference for 2016 and 2018. Those interested in chairing a conference ...

Proposals Invited for National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing’s Conference (2016 & 2017)

The NCPTW invites proposals for hosts of its annual conference for 2016 and 2017. Those interested can contact Ben Rafoth ...

IWCA-NCPTW 2014 Joint Conference, October 30-November 1, 2014

The 2014 joint conference of the National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing and the International Writing Center Association will ...

2013-2014 Conference Calendar

IWCA Regional Organization Conferences East Central Conference Theme Fostering a New History: The Next Generation of Writing Centers Date March 28-29, 2014 Location Howe Writing Center, Miami ...

News and Announcements

Nominations for IWCA Executive Board Now Being Accepted

The IWCA board is now accepting nominations for the following board member positions for 2014-2016. These are board positions with voting privileges; two-year terms will begin in November 2014 following the NCTE Conference. Positions include: *         Seven (7) at-large representatives *         One (1) graduate student representative *         One (1) community college representative *         One (1) […]

Publications

Selected WLN and WCJ Articles for Best of Independent Rhetoric and Composition Journals Series (Parlor Press)

The 2013 Selected Essays for Parlor Press’ Best of Independent Rhetoric and Composition Journals Series announced. SELECTED ESSAYS Across the Disciplines, “Re-Framing Race in Teaching Writing Across the Curriculum,” Mya Poe Community Literacy Journal, “What’s Writing Got to Do with It?: Citizen Wisdom, Civil Rights Activism, and 21st Century Community Literacy,” Michelle Hall Kells Composition […]

Awards

NCPTW Accepting Nominations for the 2014 Ron Maxwell Award

From the NCPTW website: “The NCPTW Ron Maxwell Leadership Award is given annually to a professional in the National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing organization who has contributed with distinction to undergraduate student development through promoting collaborative learning among peer tutors in writing. The award recognizes an individual for dedication to and leadership in […]

Research

Writing Center Journal Writing Retreat (Virtual)

Are you writing up your writing center research this summer? Are you wrapping up or starting a new writing center research project? Consider joining our week-long virtual writing retreat . . .  The editors of WCJ will be “hanging out” in a special Google Hangouts location during the week of July 28-August 1. We’d like […]

Letters from the President

IWCA on Twitter!

You can now keep up to date with the IWCA by following the organization’s Twitter account: @IWCA_NCTE. Join the conversation as the organization posts regular updates from events and reminders about deadlines!