IWCA 2015 Conference: Writing Center (r)Evolutions

Sep 29th, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

Newcomers Reception! IWCA is excited to host a breakfast reception and presentation for first-time Conference attendees and writing center newcomers. This will be a wonderful opportunity for folks to connect with IWCA and the larger WC community and learn how to make the most of their Conference experience. Please see the Reception flyer for more […]

NCPTW 2015 in Salt Lake City!

Sep 2nd, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

The 2015 National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing will take place November 6-8, 2015 in Salt Lake City. Keynote speaker Jackie Grutsch McKinney. Read more about the conference at . Register online before conference rates increase on October 15!

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

Jul 22nd, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

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 […]

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

Jul 20th, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

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: You must be an IWCA member in good standing to apply for either opportunity. Below are details […]

IWCA 2015 Conference Program Advertisements Available

Jun 29th, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

The International Writing Centers Association will host over 700 educational professionals at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown Hotel in October. As you’re registering for the IWCA conference and making travel arrangements, please consider highlighting your institution in the conference program. The program offers an opportunity to market graduate degrees to potential students from all over […]

Congratulations to Claire Cunningham from the University of Nebraska at Omaha . . .

Apr 22nd, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

. . . for creating the winning design for NCPTW2015. Claire states that her design “encompasses the theme of the conference in a unique and comprehensive way. The front of the t-shirt depicts mountains, which represent both Salt Lake City, and also the challenges and assumptions that we as writing center consultants/affiliated persons have to […]

“World Wide Writing – Tutors around the Globe”: EWCA Peer Tutor Event

Apr 20th, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

The Nijmegen Centre for Academic Writing would like to invite tutors working at writing centres all over the world for an EWCA peer tutor event this summer. Last year, our tutors were very inspired by the exchange with international colleagues at the EWCA Peer Tutor Day in Frankfurt/Oder. Unfortunately, no Peer Tutor Day was planned […]

About Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act and the ECWCA Conference, by Kim Ballard

Apr 10th, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

As the 2015 East Central Writing Center Association Conference gears up this weekend, Board members want to assure all our members and conference participants that they will be welcomed at the conference, at the conference host institution (the University of Notre Dame) and city (South Bend), and at local venues, including hotels, restaurants, bakeries, stores, […]

Second Conference on Latin America Writing Centers and Programs (Proposal Deadline: April 30, 2015)

Apr 6th, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

Date October 28-29, 2015 Location Universidad de los Andes-Bogotá, Colombia Contact Proposal Deadline April 30, 2015 Complete Information & Call for Proposals

WCJ Live! Friday, April 3 at 11:00 am CST

Apr 2nd, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

Join us for WCJ Live! This time, Sherry Wynn Perdue and Dana Driscoll will discuss their recent article, “RAD Research as a Framework for Inquiry: Survey and Interview Data on Writing Center Administrators’ Beliefs about Writing Research and Practice,” Friday, April 3 at 11 a.m. CST. Join the meeting here:

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 Proposal deadline: April 1, 2015. Extended deadline: April 15, 2015.

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

Feb 10th, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

The IWCA 2015 Conference will be held in Pittsburgh, Oct 8-10, 2015. The full information is available at Proposal deadline: April 1, 2015. Deadline extended through April 15, 2015.

2015 IWCA Summer Institute

Jan 27th, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

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 […]

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 -Click on the “Check Availability” […]

2014-2015 Conference Calendar

Jan 5th, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

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 ( Proposal Deadline December 15, 2014 Website & Call for Proposals European Writing Centers Association Conference Theme Let’s Peer Across Borders – Writing Centers in Motion […]

Writing Center Events at NCTE 2014

Nov 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Archives

The NCTE Annual Convention in Washington, DC begins today! We are thrilled to be able to gather at three IWCA events at this year’s conference, where we can gather as writing center professionals (and those interested in learning more). We hope you will plan to attend at least one, if not all, of these events […]

Interested in K-12 Writing Centers? Join CAPTA at NCTE!

Nov 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Archives

CAPTA-IWCA Gathering at NCTE Thursday, November 20, 2014 5 – 7 PM Union Street Pub House (website here) 121 S. Union St. Alexandria, VA 22314* The brand-new Capital Area Peer Tutoring Association (CAPTA), along with the International Writing Centers Association (IWCA) cordially invites all K-12 English teachers, current and prospective K-12 writing center directors, and […]

Voting for the IWCA Executive Board Is Open! (IWCA Members May Vote through 11:59 pm EST on October 25)

Oct 15th, 2014 | By | Category: Archives

Voting for IWCA Executive Board open positions (at-large, graduate student rep, community college rep, and high school rep) will take place electronically between Tuesday, October 14, 2014 and Saturday, October 25, 2014. The election ballot, available through the member site, will close at 11:59 pm EST on October 25. Elected candidates will be notified […]

IWCA Logo Contest Open for Voting!

Sep 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Archives

Download a PDF with the five logo candidates and descriptions. IWCA is looking for fresh ideas for its logo. The logo should be a high quality image that functions across multiple forums and clearly captures the international spirit of our organization. Submissions were due by September 15, 2014. The winning logo will be unveiled at […]