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 16, 2022
Writing Black History at Wilkes University

Students at Wilkes University celebrate Douglass Day by writing Black history.

February 15, 2022
Writing Tasks in the Subject Areas

NAC Learning Academy session asks attendees, “Which writing tasks do pupils have to do in your subject area?” Check out their answers.

February 14, 2022
Lehman College WAC program wins CCCC Certificate of Excellence

Lehman College’s Writing Across the Curriculum program wins a 2021–22 Certificate of Excellence from the College Conference on Composition and Communication.

February 11, 2022
Registration Opens Sunday for the 2022 WAC Summer Institute

Registration for the 2022 WAC Summer Institute will open this Sunday (2/13) at 1:00 PM EST.

February 10, 2022
Strategies for Incorporating Digital WAC

Check out these six strategies for incorporating digital WAC: comics, animal interviews, trading cards, and more!

February 9, 2022
Writing in the Math Classroom

From numbers to words, students are writing in the math classroom.

February 8, 2022
Nonfiction Writing about Propaganda in WW2

Elementary students writing across the curriculum on propaganda in WW2.

January 19, 2022
Registration Open for 2022 WEC Institute

Registration for the 2022 WEC Institute is now open. This virtual, two-day event will be held May 5—6, 2022. Please view the full announcement for details.

December 9, 2021
WAC Clearinghouse Leadership Positions

The WAC Clearinghouse is accepting applications for three leadership positions: Associate Publisher for Monographs, Collections, and Conference Proceedings; Director of Operations; and Director of Production. The deadline for applications is January 15, 2022.

November 24, 2021
Writing Video Games Across the Curriculum

Elementary school students are writing their own video games with Scratch.