Conferences & Institutes

The 2016 IWCA Conference in Denver

The 2016 IWCA Conference will be held in Denver, Colorado on Thursday, October 13-Sunday, October 16 at the Denver Mariott ...

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 Conference Theme TBA Dates March 31-April 1, 2017 Location Penn State Berks campus in Reading, PA Contact TBA Keynote Speaker TBA Website http://www.mawca.org Midwest Northeast Northern California Pacific ...

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

Travel Grants for Secondary School Writing Center Directors to Attend NCTE 2016

The IWCA Secondary School Committee is pleased to announce travel grants to help secondary school writing center directors attend the 2016 NCTE Conference in Atlanta from November 17 to 20. This conference provides the opportunity for SSWC directors to network with directors at secondary schools around the country, participate in an IWCA panel (Friday morning) […]

Conferences & Institutes

The 2016 IWCA Conference in Denver

The 2016 IWCA Conference will be held in Denver, Colorado on Thursday, October 13-Sunday, October 16 at the Denver Mariott City Center. 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 […]

Publications

Dangling Modifier accepting submissions for Fall 2016 issue, deadline November 4

The Dangling Modifier is currently accepting submissions for Fall 2016! Our theme for the fall issue is stolen directly from this year’s NCPTW : The Inclusive Writing Center. Do you have a story about inclusiveness you want to share? A piece of poetry, a video? A variation on your NCPTW conference presentation or paper? We’re […]

Awards

Call for Applications for the IWCA President’s Future Leaders Scholarship (Deadline: September 23, 2016)

The IWCA invites applications for the President’s Future Leaders Scholarship for IWCA members attending the 2016 IWCA Conference in Denver. To apply, please log in and complete the application on the IWCA members website: https://www.iwcamembers.org/. You must be an IWCA member in good standing to apply. Below are details about the application requirements and deadlines. […]

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 […]