Conferences & Institutes

The 2016 IWCA Conference in Denver

Download a copy of the Call for Proposals here. Friday, October 14–Sunday, October 16 In 1983, the forerunner to the IWCA, the ...

CFP: 2016 National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing

It’s for Everyone: The Inclusive Writing Center Website: http://pugetsound.edu/ncptw2016 We especially welcome presentations that consider linkages between the writing center and critical ...

Registration Now Closed for the 2016 IWCA Summer Institute

The 14th annual Summer Institute will take place in Bryan, Texas on June 5-10, 2016 at the historic La Salle ...

Colorado-Wyoming Writing Tutors Conference

Colorado Wyoming Writing Tutors Conference (open to all writing centers and regions) Theme:  Writing Centers and Work: Recursive Practices and Reflexive Inquiry Dates: ...

2015-2016 Conference Calendar

United States Regional Affiliate Conferences East Central Conference Theme Multiple Modes, Multiple Mediums, Multiple Literacies: Writing Center Work Today Dates March 4-6, 2016 Location University of Mount ...

Getting the Most from Your Conference Experience, compiled by Jasmine Kar Tang and Katie Levin

Attending the IWCA Collaborative, CCCC, or a regional conference in the spring? Read Jasmine Kar Tang's and Katie Levin's guide ...

News and Announcements

Election for IWCA Peer Tutor Positions, April 17 through May 1, 2016

Starting Spring 2016, the IWCA will have two (2) Peer Tutor Representatives on its Board. These representatives will serve as liaisons between peer tutors in the writing center community and the IWCA Board, and are responsible primarily for communicating information between the entities and ensuring that peer tutor interests are represented in the organization. Peer […]

Conferences & Institutes

The 2016 IWCA Conference in Denver

Download a copy of the Call for Proposals here. Friday, October 14–Sunday, October 16 In 1983, the forerunner to the IWCA, the National Writing Centers Association, held its first meeting in Denver, Colorado. At the time, before email and the web, and just at the inception of the personal computer, writing centers were something of […]

Publications

The editorial team of IWCA’s The Peer Review invites you to a series of Zoom discussions to discuss what we do, how to get published, etc.

Thursday, February 18, 2016: The Peer Review will be available virtually throughout the day. Authors from the Zero Issue of the publication will speak about their work, and the editors will field questions about how to contribute to this exciting new endeavor. The names of all individuals who follow TPR on Twitter (@TPR_IWCA) on Thursday […]

Awards

Nominations for Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award (Deadline: June 30, 2016)

Named after its first recipient and given at every other International Writing Centers Association (IWCA) conference, the Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award recognizes outstanding service that has benefited the international writing center community in significant and broad-based ways. All nominations should be submitted electronically to Clint Gardner, chair of the IWCA Muriel Harris Outstanding Service […]

Research

Invitation for Contingent Writing Center Workers to Participate in Research Project

Dawn Fels, Liliana Naydan, Maggie Herb, and Clint Gardner invite participation in a study on the working conditions of non-tenure line, contingent writing center workers in the United States. This study is partially funded by a generous research grant by the International Writing Centers Association. Criteria for participation are as follows: You hold or have […]