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Read the Program and Register for the IWCA Collaborative@CCCC

Feb 23rd, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

If you haven’t already registered for this year’s IWCA Collaborative @ CCCC, there’s still time! We hope that this listing of session titles and descriptions, along with the prospect of meeting and chatting with wonderful colleagues, old and new, will tempt you to register soon! As you’ll remember, this year’s event, entitled “The Collaboratory,” will […]



IWCA 2015 Conference: Writing Center (r)Evolutions (Extended Proposal Deadline April 15)

Feb 15th, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

The IWCA 2015 Conference will be held in Pittsburgh October 8-10, 2015. The full information is available at  http://writingcenters.org/events-2/past-conferences/iwca-2015-writing-center-revolutions/ Proposal deadline: April 1, 2015. Extended deadline: April 15, 2015.



Executive Director of Writing Programs, Azusa Pacific University (Review begins immediately)

Feb 13th, 2015 | By | Category: Positions

Position Title: Executive Director of Writing Programs Position Tracking Number: F607 Department: Vice Provost for Graduate Programs and Research Location: Azusa Description: The Executive Director of Writing Programs serves as a writing program administrator in a leadership role that oversees the development, management, and supervision of writing programs for undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs at […]



Director, Academic Success Center, Oregon State University (Deadline: March 20, 2015)

Feb 11th, 2015 | By | Category: Positions

The Academic Success Center at Oregon State University is pleased to announce its search for a Director. The Academic Success Center (ASC) is a unit in the division of Academic Success and Engagement in Academic Affairs that supports and enhances the university’s learning environment and promotes student persistence and success. The position description is attached […]



Director of Writing Programs, Union College (Deadline: February 15, 2015)

Feb 11th, 2015 | By | Category: Positions

Summary Union College seeks a Director of Writing Programs, who will direct both the Writing Center and the Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) program. The Writing Center promotes excellence in writing across the college and contributes to the college’s culture of writing and academic learning. The Writing Center provides one-to-one tutoring by a trained staff […]



“The International Writing Centers Association at 30: Community, Advocacy, and Professionalism” by Joyce Kinkead, Muriel Harris, Jeanne Simpson, Pamela Farrell Childers, Lady Falls Brown, and Jeanette Harris

Feb 11th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Reading

Abstract: At the 2014 IWCA/NCPTW Conference, founders of the National Writing Centers Association (now International Writing Centers Association) came together to reflect on the organization’s beginnings, its strategies for institutionalization, and challenges that may still exist. A significant anniversary such as the 30th provides the opportunity for reflection. Additionally, a timeline of the organization’s history […]



Deadline extended to April 15 for IWCA 2015: Writing Center (r)Evolutions

Feb 10th, 2015 | By | Category: Conferences & Institutes

The IWCA 2015 Conference will be held in Pittsburgh, Oct 8-10, 2015. The full information is available at  http://writingcenters.org/events-2/past-conferences/iwca-2015-writing-center-revolutions/ Proposal deadline: April 1, 2015. Deadline extended through April 15, 2015.



Central European University, Director of Center for Academic Writing

Feb 5th, 2015 | By | Category: Positions

Central European University is now looking for applicants interested in the position of Director of its Center for Academic Writing. Please find the relevant information in the attachment or visit http://hro.ceu.hu/vacancies/director Central European University (CEU) is a graduate research-intensive university specializing primarily in the social sciences and the humanities, as well as law, business and […]



Writing Centers Research Project Survey-Reborn with a New Launch

Feb 5th, 2015 | By | Category: News and Announcements, Research

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 […]



Director for Reading/Writing Center – Temporary, Specially Funded, Macomb Community College (Deadline: February 16, 2015

Feb 5th, 2015 | By | Category: Positions

All applicants are to apply online at https://jobs.macomb.edu Position Type: Temporary – Specially Funded Salary Range: $58,307 – $90,315 annually (2014-15 salary range) Level: 6 DEPARTMENT INFORMATION: Department: Reading/Writing Center Job Description: FUNCTION: Responsible for leading the staff, implementing policies and procedures, and evaluating the performance of the centers to assist students in achieving educational […]



Southeastern Writing Center Association: 2015 IWCA Collaborative @ The CCCC Scholarships

Feb 3rd, 2015 | By | Category: Awards

The Southeastern Writing Center Association offers competitive scholarships for professionals within the southeast region attending the 2015 IWCA Collaborative at the CCCC for writing center research dissemination and/or professional development. Individuals awarded scholarships will receive a cash award and be recognized on the SWCA website. Details and application instructions can be found below and on […]



Two Positions at Sweetland Writing Center (Deadlines in early- to mid-February)

Jan 28th, 2015 | By | Category: Positions

The Sweetland Center for Writing at the University of Michigan is searching for two full-time, continuing lecturer positions, one in writing center administration and one in science writing.  The two ads are attached, and the deadlines are Feb 5 and Feb 18, respectively. Lecturer III Posting – Science The Sweetland Center for Writing at the […]



Assistant Director of WC, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (Open until filled)

Jan 28th, 2015 | By | Category: Positions

Department: Academic Support Job Type: Faculty Job Status: Full-time Post Date: January 23, 2015 Position Available: August 10, 2015 Requirements: The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor seeks a Writing Center Assistant Director for its new University Writing Center beginning in August of 2015. UMHB seeks faculty and administrators who are active Christians and dedicated teacher-scholars to […]



2015 IWCA Summer Institute

Jan 27th, 2015 | By | Category: Conferences & Institutes

The 2015 IWCA SI is now at capacity. All additional registrants will be placed on the waiting list. We will contact you if a space comes available. The 13th annual Summer Institute will take place in East Lansing, Michigan on June 14-19, 2015 at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center on the Michigan State University […]



Associate Director of the Writing Center, Colorado College (Deadline: February 15, 2015)

Jan 20th, 2015 | By | Category: Positions

Job Title: Associate Director of the Writing Center Location: Colorado College – Colorado Springs, Colorado Position Description: Supports students working on writing across the curriculum, from first-year students to students working on advanced writing projects, including students with unique learning needs and students from diverse backgrounds; tutors individual students and teaches classes supporting the Writing […]



Congratulations to SWCA’s 2015 Scholarship Winners

Jan 15th, 2015 | By | Category: Awards

GARY A. OLSON SCHOLARSHIP Emily Cosgrove Wallace Community College Lingshan Song Mississippi College TOM WALDREP SCHOLARSHIP Hannah Fields Mississippi College Sarah MacDonald Emory University James Howard Emory University TRAVEL SCHOLARSHIP Kristen Ruccio University of Alabama – Huntsville Maegan Mercer-Bourne Shaw University Savannah Stark Warren-Wilson College Nathaniel Stickman Mississippi College



Writing Assistant, Borough of Manhattan Community College (Review begins immediately)

Jan 15th, 2015 | By | Category: Positions

Position Writing Assistant in the Borough of Manhattan Community College Writing Center Duties and Responsibilities Writing Assistants provide support for undergraduate students at BMCC to improve their writing and English language skills and to help them become more independent, confident, and versatile writers. Writing Assistants work one-to-one and online with student writers, document sessions, and […]



Writing Center Director, Goucher College (Deadline: February 2, 2015)

Jan 15th, 2015 | By | Category: Positions

Assistant Professor, Writing Program (Department of English) Category: Faculty Department: English Locations: Baltimore, MD Posted: Dec 17, ’14 Type: Full-time E-mail to a friend About Goucher College: Goucher is a small college with a big view of the world. Located 20 minutes north of Baltimore, MD, we’re reimagining liberal arts education and preparing our students […]



Hotel Group Rate Directions for IWCA SI 2015

Jan 14th, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

    GROUP RESERVATIONS For your guests’ convenience, they can make reservations online or by phone. Please provide all attendees with your Group Code: MWC061415. They will need this code to access the conference room block. Your room block release is: May 19, 2015. ONLINE RESERVATION INSTRUCTIONS -Go to www.kelloggcenter.com -Click on the “Check Availability” […]



2014-2015 Conference Calendar

Jan 5th, 2015 | By | Category: Conferences & Institutes

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 Deadline December 15, 2014 Website & Call for Proposals http://www.ecwca2015.org European Writing Centers Association Conference Theme Let’s Peer Across Borders – Writing Centers in Motion […]