Conferences & Institutes

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

2015 IWCA Summer Institute

The 2015 IWCA SI is now at capacity. All additional registrants will be placed on the waiting list. We will ...

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 TBA Northeast TBA Northern California TBA Pacific Northwest TBA Rocky Mountain Peer Tutoring Conference TBA South Central TBA Southeastern TBA Southern California TBA Other Conferences Canadian Writing Centres Association Date May ...

News and Announcements

John E. Nance Writer-in-Residence Application Guidelines

Applicants must have had a book published by a traditional publisher within the last three years and have another work under contract or in progress. The books can be fiction or creative nonfiction, including memoir. Applicants must submit two copies of BOTH their finished work and three chapters of a work in progress, not to […]

Publications

Call for Papers: The Internationalization of U.S. Writing Programs

Editors: Shirley K Rose and Irwin Weiser American universities are becoming increasingly attractive to undergraduate students from other countries. According to the 2014 Open Doors Report from the Institute for International Education, there are 51% more international students in the U.S. now than there were a decade ago, and there have been eight years of […]

Awards

ECWCA 2015 Travel Awards (Deadline: March 16, 2015)

TRAVEL AWARDS This year, as we did last year, ECWCA is able to offer five travel awards donated by the BP company in the form of $200 gas cards. To spread this assistance to as many individuals as possible, we will bestow only one award per institution. We encourage individuals who may be the sole […]

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 […]

Letters from the President

2015 IWCA Report to NCTE

April 13, 2015 Prepared by Shareen Grogan, Vice President IWCA hosted three professional development events this year: Summer Institute            Lexington, KY                     Jun 22-27, 2014 IWCA Conference            Orlando, FL                        Oct 30-Nov 1, 2014 Collaborative                    Tampa, FL                          Mar 18, 2015 A new membership portal online and outreach efforts have helped us grow our numbers from 590 to […]