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

February 23, 2023
Recollections from an Uncommon Time: 4C20 Documentarian Tales

Recollections from an Uncommon Time: 4C20  Documentarian Tales is the latest title published in the Studies in Writing and Rhetoric.

February 22, 2023
How about Some Delicious Fraction Soup?

Students explore writing and mathematics with their recipe for Fraction Soup!

February 21, 2023
Teachers Talking Writing: Perspectives on Places, Pedagogies, and Programs

New from the WAC Clearinghouse, Teachers Talking Writing by Shane Wood examines the theory and teaching of writing in higher ed.

February 13, 2023
Starting Points for Inquiry on AI Text Generators and Teaching Writing

New WAC Clearinghouse collection supports pedagogical research and discussion about the use of artificial intelligence and its impact upon writing pedagogy.

February 10, 2023
Toward a Transnational University: WAC/WID Across Borders of Language, Nation, and Discipline

New book from the WAC Clearinghouse examines how approaches to postsecondary writing instruction travel and, in the process, transform the transnational and translingual character of universities worldwide.

February 8, 2023
AWAC Publishes Statement on AI in WAC Settings

The Executive Committee of the Association for Writing Across the Curriculum (AWAC) has published a Statement on Artificial Intelligence Writing Tools in Writing Across the Curriculum Settings.

February 6, 2023
A Partnership with the Studies in Writing and Rhetoric Series

The WAC Clearinghouse is pleased to announce the launch of its open-access partnership with CCCC and NCTE's Studies in Writing and Rhetoric series. Two new books are available in open-access formats on the Clearinghouse. 

February 3, 2023
West Point Writing Fellows Program Provides WAC Guides

Cadets in the West Point Writing Fellows Program write WAC guides for peers.

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.