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

April 7, 2018
4th Biennial WEC Symposium

The WEC Institute and WEC Symposium  will be held April 18-20th at the University of Minnesota.

April 7, 2018
WAC Standing Group Seeks Members and Incoming Chair

Join the group or nominate its next chair.

March 23, 2018
WAC Clearinghouse Seeking Associate Editors

The search for associate editors for our book series is now closed and applications are under review. 

November 1, 2017

A working group has been meeting for the past several months to develop a framework for the Association for Writing Across the Curriculum (AWAC).

November 1, 2017
IWAC 2018

The International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference will be held at Auburn University on June 4-6, 2018. Registrations are being accepted.

October 27, 2017

The Writing Across the Curriculum Graduate Organization (WAC-GO) seeks to increase mentoring to and support for graduate students with an interest in Writing Across the Curriculum research, program administration, or teaching.

October 23, 2017
Book of the Year Awards

Asao B. Inoue's book, Antiracist Writing Assessment Ecologies: Teaching and Assessing Writing for a Socially Just Future, has been selected as the winner of both the 2017 CCCC Outstanding Book Award and the Council of Writing Program Administrators Outstanding Book Award.