Conferences & Institutes

Works in Progress Workshop at IWCA 2015 Conference (Deadline for proposals: September 1, 2015)

Please join us at the IWCA Conference in Pittsburgh to share a Work-in-Progress and receive feedback from discussion leaders and ...

Grants for IWCA Conference in Pittsburgh (Deadline: August 3)

The IWCA has two funding opportunities for members attending the 2015 IWCA Conference in Pittsburgh: Travel Grants & the President’s ...

IWCA 2015 Conference: Writing Center (r)Evolutions

We invite you to consider writing center (r)evolutions: the ways in which we create our writing center pedagogies, practices, spaces, ...

IWCA 2015 Conference Program Advertisements Available

The International Writing Centers Association will host over 700 educational professionals at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown Hotel in October. ...

“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

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 ...

News and Announcements

IWCA Executive Officer Nominations for 2015-2017 Positions

IWCA Nominating Committee is seeking candidates for three positions: Vice President Secretary Treasurer These terms start at NCTE in Fall of 2015 and are two year terms. The VP is a six year commitment; VP becomes president in Fall of 2017 and then past president in Fall of 2019. Duties of each office are described […]

Conferences & Institutes

Works in Progress Workshop at IWCA 2015 Conference (Deadline for proposals: September 1, 2015)

Please join us at the IWCA Conference in Pittsburgh 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 leaders, other WiP participants, and other conference goers […]

Publications

The Southern Discourse in the Center: A Journal of Multiliteracy and Innovation Fall 2015 Call for Proposals

Fall 2015 Theme: “Policy and the Center” Deadline: September 30, 2015 We invite you to submit manuscripts that address/engage the intersections between public policy (whether at the state, national, or institutional level) and the writing center. Possibilities for articles could include the following foci: ·      Cost/benefit analyses of centers and different methods within them (e.g. […]

Awards

Grants for IWCA Conference in Pittsburgh (Deadline: August 3)

The IWCA has two funding opportunities for members attending the 2015 IWCA Conference in Pittsburgh: Travel Grants & the President’s Future Leaders Scholarship. To apply, please log in and complete the application(s) on the IWCA members website: https://www.iwcamembers.org/ You must be an IWCA member in good standing to apply for either opportunity. Below are details […]

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 […]