Registration is now closed.

The International Writing Centers Association (an NCTE Assembly) annual Summer Institute is ideal for current or would-be writing center directors and assistants, writing program administrators, tutors, writing teachers, curriculum developers, graduate students, new PhD’s, and academic leaders – both in the U.S. and abroad. Institute leaders offer presentations and roundtable discussions on a variety of topics that connect theory and practice. Leaders are available to meet one-on-one with participants throughout the week.

Leaders for the 2013 Writing Center Summer Institute are—
·         Shanti Bruce, Nova Southeastern University
·         Rusty Carpenter, Eastern Kentucky University
·         Kevin Dvorak, SI co-chair, Nova Southeastern University
·         Ben Rafoth, SI co-chair, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
·         Carol Severino, University of Iowa

The 2013 Summer Institute will be held on the beach June 23–28, 2013 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Enrollment is now open and limited to the first 30 registrants. Scholarships are available. For more information, please visit or contact the institute co-chairs:  Kevin Dvorak ( or Ben Rafoth (