News, Events, and Calls

Traci Gardner
- Traci Gardner, News Editor

We publish news from the WAC and writing communities. Visit to catch up on upcoming conferences, see calls for proposals, notices of newly published books and other scholarly projects, stories of WAC programs and practitioners in the news. If you have WAC news you want to share, please send a note to

January 30, 2023
Proceedings of the Computers & Writing Annual Conference, 2022

Contributions to this new book engage the 2022 conference theme, "Practicing Digital Activisms," using a variety of theoretical, pedagogical, and research-based approaches.

January 27, 2023
Threshold Conscripts: Rhetoric and Composition Teaching Assistantships

This new book examines how graduate teaching assistants prepare to enter the field of rhetoric and composition.

November 28, 2022
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November 28, 2022
New Whole Systems Approach Website

New website provides details on the whole systems approach to writing across the curriculum.

November 22, 2022
Thanksgiving WAC

Students are reading and writing about Thanksgiving at St. Bernadette School.

November 21, 2022
Persuasive WAC at Dallas Primary

Students at Dallas Primary write imaginative persuasive documents.

October 14, 2022
San Diego's NSD Focuses on WAC Activities

Students in the National School District in San Diego, CA. write across the curriculum.

October 12, 2022
HEBISD Students in Small-Group Writing

Students at Hurst Euless Bedford Independent School District (HEBISD) write in small groups.

October 10, 2022
Faculty WAC Support at George Mason

George Mason University supports faculty with WAC Writing Sprints.

October 4, 2022
Student Book Projects in WAC Classroom

Primary school students’ book projects are inspired by writing across the curriculum.