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Call for Proposals: IWCA Works in Progress Session and IWCA Ideas Exchange, both to take place at Denver Conference

Jun 10th, 2016 | By | Category: Archives

Call for Proposals: IWCA Works in Progress Session(s) Please join us at the IWCA Conference in Denver 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 […]



IWCA 2015 Conference

Apr 5th, 2016 | By | Category: Archives

  Writing Center (r)Evolutions October 8-10, 2015 in Pittsburgh, PA Conference Online Registration Deadline: September 30, 2015. Onsite registration will be available. Conference registration begins on Wednesday, 5-7 pm. $175 students $250 professional $300 Non-IWCA member We invite you to consider writing center (r)evolutions: the ways in which we create our writing center pedagogies, practices, […]



The 2016 IWCA Summer Institute

Oct 29th, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

The 14th annual Summer Institute will take place in Bryan, Texas on June 5-10, 2016 at the historic La Salle Hotel, within five miles of Texas A&M University and Blinn College, Bryan. Visit the 2016 SI website here for full details. The Summer Institute continues an established tradition the International Writing Center Association began in […]



IWCA @ CCCC Collaborative 2016: Registration Now Open

Oct 26th, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

April 6, 2016 in Houston Overview of the 2016 Collaborative During last year’s Collaborative,  writing center scholars—from high school writing tutors to seasoned scholars in our field–came together to learn about, teach, design, and even critique RAD research. The results were dynamic, important conversations about current and future landscapes for empirically-based, replicable, aggregable, and data-supported […]



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 http://ncptw2015.org/ . 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: https://www.iwcamembers.org/ 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 […]



2015 IWCA Report to NCTE

Apr 22nd, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

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 […]



“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 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



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: https://zoom.us/j/230718541



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.



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  http://writingcenters.org/events-2/past-conferences/iwca-2015-writing-center-revolutions/ Proposal deadline: April 1, 2015. Deadline extended through April 15, 2015.



National Association of Communication Centers 15th Annual Conference

Feb 1st, 2015 | By | Category: Archives

**** Proposal Deadline extended to March 1st, 2016 Webpage: www.carlow.edu/NACC2016 Registration: http://www.carlow.edu/NACC_Conference_2016_Registration.aspx The National Association of Communication Centers (NACC) welcomes proposals for its 15th annual conference on April 22-23, 2016. This year, the conference is hosted by Carlow University and the Tom Hopkins Communication Lab in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The theme of this year’s conference is […]



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 […]