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2015 CWPA Research Grants Call for Proposals

As co-chairs of the CWPA Research Grants Committee, Chuck Paine and Diane Kelly-Riley are pleased to share this CFP for the 2015 CWPA Research Grants.

The Research Grants Committee invites proposals that investigate issues and practices in writing program administration.  Funding is available for smaller award projects investigating the wide variety of issues related to writing program direction in its various forms.

Associate/Advanced Assistant Professor, Technical/Scientific Communication and Director of the Professional Writing Program

Associate/Advanced Assistant Professor, Technical/Scientific Communication and

Director of the Professional Writing Program

Department of English

College of Humanities and Social Science (CHASS)

North Carolina State University (Raleigh, NC)

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Call for Nominations: CWPA Executive Board

In July 2014 the CWPA Executive Board will say goodbye to members Kate Ryan, Montana State University; Mark McBeth, City University of New York; and Peter Adams, Community College of Baltimore County. We therefore invite nominations for three new Executive Board members.

The Executive Board oversees the CWPA, its events, and its activities; forms policies and procedures for its management; and engages in special projects and initiatives. The new Board members will serve for three years, with terms beginning in July 2014.

CFP for MLA 2014: Responding to Vulnerability/ies of Writing Programs

Responding to Vulnerability/ies of Writing Programs

The Liaison Committee of the Council of Writing Program Administrators invites proposals for a panel at the MLA 2014 convention. This year’s MLA convention theme is “Vulnerable Times,” and drawing on that theme, we invite proposals that examine, explore and/or assess ways that WPAs and writing teachers have responded to the vulnerable position(s) of writing programs, writing faculty, writing students, and writing curricula and objectives. Panelists might address topics such as:

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