Conferences & Institutes

Call for Proposals: IWCA Works in Progress Session and IWCA Ideas Exchange, both to take place at Denver Conference

Call for Proposals: IWCA Works in Progress Session(s) Please join us at the IWCA Conference in Denver to share a Work-in-Progress ...

The 2016 IWCA Conference in Denver: Draft Schedule Available

Download a copy of the Call for Proposals here. Download a copy of the draft schedule here. Friday, October 14–Sunday, October 16 In ...

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 ...

2016-2017 Conference Calendar

United States Regional Affiliate Conferences East Central Conference Theme Dates Location Contact Keynote Speaker Website Mid-Atlantic Midwest Northeast Northern California Pacific Northwest Conference Theme Beyond Good Intentions Dates October 21-22, 2016 Location Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR Keynote Speaker Tim ...

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

Congratulations to IWCA’s new peer tutor board members

We are excited to announce the two (2) winners of the election for IWCA’s first Peer Tutor representatives: Jordan Jenkins from Pitzer College and Emma Saturday from the University of La Verne. We look forward to working with them and having them represent the interests of peer tutors in the writing center community. Please join […]

Conferences & Institutes

Call for Proposals: IWCA Works in Progress Session and IWCA Ideas Exchange, both to take place at Denver Conference

Call for Proposals: IWCA Works in Progress Session(s) Please join us at the IWCA Conference in Denver to share a Work-in-Progress and receive feedback from discussion leaders and peers. These sessions will be composed of roundtable discussions where participants discuss their current projects (10 minutes max) and then receive feedback from other researchers including discussion […]

Publications

Praxis 13.2 has launched!

Visit Praxis at http://www.praxisuwc.com/ to read the issue. Contents: From the Editors James Garner and Thomas Spitzer-Hanks The Dangerous Method, or “Can Procrastination Ever Be a Good Thing?” Sunny Hawkins FOCUS ARTICLES Disclosure Concerns: The Stigma of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Writing Centers Savannah Stark and Julie Wilson (Re)Examining the Socratic Method: A Lesson […]

Awards

Call for Nominations: IWCA Outstanding Book/Major Work Award, IWCA Outstanding Article Award, and Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award

Book/Major Work Award Nominations Members of the Writing Center community are invited to nominate works about writing center theory, practice, research, or history for the IWCA Outstanding Book/Major Work Award. Now given once per biennium, the next award will be given at the IWCA Annual Conference held October 14-16, 2016, in Denver, CO. The work […]

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 […]