Conferences

2016CrWr_try 2

March 10 – 12, 2016

Hosted by: The University of Louisiana, Lafayette

The theme this year is Weaving Words, Knowledge, and Action: Research in and on Writing Centers!


Past Conferences

2015
Hosted by The University of Texas at Austin. The theme was “What Starts Here Writes the World.”

2014
Hosted by Oklahoma State University at Stillwater. The theme for the 2014 conference was “Participate!”

2013
Hosted by the Center for Academic Student Achievement’s Writing Center at Texas A&M University – Corpus Christiand the Stone Writing Center at Del Mar College. The theme was “Building Bridges: Writing Centers as bridges between cultures, contact zones, and communities.”

2012
Hosted by Henderson State University and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. The theme was “From Rubble to Diamonds.”

2011
Hosted by The University of Clear Lake Houston. The theme was “Connect and Reflect.”

2010
Hosted by McNeese State University in Lake Charles, Louisiana. The theme was “Writing as Labyrinth: All Paths Lead to the Center.”

2009
Hosted by Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas and Abilene Christian University.  The theme was  “Inhabiting Pleasure in Writing Center Practice and Theory.”

2008
Hosted by the University of Oklahoma. The  theme was  “Writing Out Loud .”

2007
The South Central Writing Centers Association hosted the International Writing Centers Association’s 2007 conference at the University of Houston – Downtown. The conference theme was “A Space for Writing: Writing Centers and Place.”

2006
Hosted by the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on February 23-25, 2006. The conference theme was “Looking Back, Looking Forward: Writing Centers as the Center of WAC.”

2005
Hosted by Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on March 3-5, 2005. The conference theme was “Writing Centers and Time.”