Conferences & Institutes

IWCA 2015 Conference Program Advertisements Available

The International Writing Centers Association will host over 700 educational professionals at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown Hotel in October. ...

Congratulations to Claire Cunningham from the University of Nebraska at Omaha . . .

. . . for creating the winning design for NCPTW2015. Claire states that her design "encompasses the theme of the ...

IWCA 2015 Conference: Writing Center (r)Evolutions

Visit the conference website at  http://writingcenters.org/events-2/past-conferences/iwca-2015-writing-center-revolutions/ .

“World Wide Writing – Tutors around the Globe”: EWCA Peer Tutor Event

The Nijmegen Centre for Academic Writing would like to invite tutors working at writing centres all over the world for ...

Second Conference on Latin America Writing Centers and Programs (Proposal Deadline: April 30, 2015)

Date October 28-29, 2015 Location Universidad de los Andes-Bogotá, Colombia Contact centrodeescritura@uniandes.edu.co Proposal Deadline April 30, 2015 Complete Information & Call for Proposals http://writingcenters.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Call-for-papers-Latin-American-Writing-Centers-and-Programs-Conference.pdf

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 (matthew.capdevielle@nd.edu) Proposal ...

2015-2016 Conference Calendar

IWCA Regional Organization Conferences East Central TBA European Writing Centers Association TBA Mid-Atlantic TBA Midwest Conference Theme: Seasons of Change: Renewal, Regrowth, Remembrance Date: March 3-5, 2016 Location: Cedar Rapids, ...

News and Announcements

IWCA Executive Officer Nominations for 2015-2017 Positions

IWCA Nominating Committee is seeking candidates for three positions: Vice President Secretary Treasurer These terms start at NCTE in Fall of 2015 and are two year terms. The VP is a six year commitment; VP becomes president in Fall of 2017 and then past president in Fall of 2019. Duties of each office are described […]

Conferences & Institutes

IWCA 2015 Conference Program Advertisements Available

The International Writing Centers Association will host over 700 educational professionals at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown Hotel in October. As you’re registering for the IWCA conference and making travel arrangements, please consider highlighting your institution in the conference program. The program offers an opportunity to market graduate degrees to potential students from all over […]

Publications

Basic Writing e-Journal Call for Submissions (Deadline: December 1, 2015)

Accelerated Learning in Basic Writing: Investigating the Successes and Challenges of ALP Models Submissions due by December 1, 2015 Guest Editors: Leah Anderst, Jennifer Maloy, and Jed Shahar Queensborough Community College, CUNY This special issue of BWe will focus on accelerated models of basic writing and college composition, particularly the Accelerated Learning Program (ALP) model […]

Awards

Nominations being accepted for 2015 Ron Maxwell Award (Deadline: August 31, 2015)

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 collaborative learning within writing […]

Research

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 […]