CWPA Statement on Supporting a Diverse and Inclusive Environment

The Council of Writing Program Administrators is committed to ensuring a diverse, inclusive, and supportive environment in which WPAs, the instructors in the programs they direct, and the students in those programs can continue to thrive and learn. Consequently, we are committed to explicitly acting against any programs, policies, or other structures in society and schools that produce inequality, division, exclusion, or unfair advantage to any one group by luck of birth.

2011 WPA Summer Conference in Baton Rouge

Now is the time to mark your calendars for CWPA's 2011 summer events in Baton Rouge:


Workshop: July 10-13, 2011 (facilitated by Bud Weiser and Shirley Rose)

Institutes: July 14, 2011 (topics to be announced later)

Conference: July 14-17, 2011 (Theme: Frameworks for Success)

Irv Peckham (LSU) and Jim McDonald (University of Louisiana-Lafayette), the local hosts, have found a lovely site near the LSU campus for the events.


Also, I'll remind everyone of the future locations:

WPA 2010, Conversations Toward Action (July 15-18 in Philadelphia) - Ready for Proposals!!

WPA 2010 is ready for your proposals, and conference registration is open! Visit the conference home page: http://www.drexel.edu/wpa2010/ for full details on how to submit proposals and/or to register. See you in Philadelphia!

Two Lecturer searches in Writing Programs at Arizona State University

We will be conducting searches for the following two Lecturer positions for Writing Programs in the English Department of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at ASU, both with a start date of August 2019:

Lecturer Specialty: Rhetoric and Composition—Project-Based Writing Pedagogies

Lecturer Specialty: Rhetoric and Composition: Digital Pedagogies

Keywords: 

Nevertheless She Persisted: Women's Rhetorics of Trauma and Survival in Higher Education

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS

Nevertheless She Persisted: Women’s Rhetorics of Trauma and Survival in Higher Education

 Lisa Emerson, Massey University, and Susan Thomas, The University of Sydney

 

Keywords: 

Nevertheless She Persisted: Women's Rhetorics of Trauma and Survival in Higher Education

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS

Nevertheless She Persisted: Women’s Rhetorics of Trauma and Survival in Higher Education

 Lisa Emerson, Massey University, and Susan Thomas, The University of Sydney

 

CFP: Applications accepted for Assistant Editors of WPA: Writing Program Administration

Call for Applicants
Assistant Editors for WPA: Writing Program Administration

The editors of WPA: Writing Program Administration seek advanced graduate students to serve as an assistant editors for a one-year term beginning in July 2019. The assistant editors will aid the editorial team with copyediting, correspondence, and social media management.

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