Conferences & Institutes

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

Jun 10th, 2016 | By | Category: Conferences & Institutes

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 […]



The 2016 IWCA Conference in Denver: Draft Schedule Available

Jan 21st, 2016 | By | Category: Conferences & Institutes

Download a copy of the Call for Proposals here. Download a copy of the draft schedule here. Friday, October 14–Sunday, October 16 In 1983, the forerunner to the IWCA, the National Writing Centers Association, held its first meeting in Denver, Colorado. At the time, before email and the web, and just at the inception of […]



2016 National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing

Jan 21st, 2016 | By | Category: Conferences & Institutes

It’s for Everyone: The Inclusive Writing Center Website: http://pugetsound.edu/ncptw2016 We especially welcome presentations that consider linkages between the writing center and critical pedagogy, cultural competence, gender and sexuality, multilingualism, universal design, and interdisciplinarity. Questions for consideration may include but are not limited to: What role can writing centers play in recognizing and nurturing—rather than erasing—difference? […]



2016-2017 Conference Calendar

May 8th, 2015 | By | Category: Conferences & Institutes

United States Regional Affiliate Conferences East Central Conference Theme Dates Location Contact Keynote Speaker Website Mid-Atlantic Midwest Northeast Northern California Pacific Northwest Conference Theme Beyond Good Intentions Dates October 21-22, 2016 Location Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR Keynote Speaker Tim Jensen Website http://pnwca.org/2016-Conference-CFP Rocky Mountain Peer Tutoring Conference South Central Southeastern Southern California International Affiliate […]



2015-2016 Conference Calendar

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

United States Regional Affiliate Conferences East Central Conference Theme Multiple Modes, Multiple Mediums, Multiple Literacies: Writing Center Work Today Dates March 4-6, 2016 Location University of Mount Union in Alliance, OH Contact Danielle Cordaro Director, Digital, Written, and Oral Communication Studio at University of Mount Union Keynote Speaker David M. Sheridan Website http://www.ecwca16.com/   Mid-Atlantic […]



Getting the Most from Your Conference Experience, compiled by Jasmine Kar Tang and Katie Levin

Jan 9th, 2015 | By | Category: Conferences & Institutes

Attending the IWCA Collaborative, CCCC, or a regional conference in the spring? Read Jasmine Kar Tang’s and Katie Levin’s guide for a successful conference experience. Download the Guide in handout form here. Attending your first academic conference can be an overwhelming experience: there are so many sessions to attend and so many people to meet, […]