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

IWCA Board Election in September

Nominations for IWCA Board positions were submitted earlier this year, and we have a stellar list of candidates. Mark your calendars: the election will take place from September 1-15, 2016. All members with a current membership will be able to log into the IWCA members’ site on September 1 to access their ballot. We hope […]

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. Lodging Special conference rates will be available at the Denver Marriott City Center Registration To register, visit the IWCA members portal and look for a registration link on the right-hand side of the […]

Publications

CAPTA accepting submissions for Secondary School Writing Centers Toolkit (Priority Deadline: August 15, 2016; Final deadline: September 15, 2016)

Priority submissions for the CAPTA digital publication designed to support the sharing of program materials for new and continuing secondary school writing center directors is August 15, and all submissions must be in by September 15. The goal is to publish this resource online by November 1 in time for the CAPTA Vision and Revision […]

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 […]