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

October 21, 2021
WAC Journal Call for Review Board Applicants

The WAC Journal seeks reviewers from diverse disciplinary backgrounds who are interested in WAC principles, pedagogies, and research. Application deadline is November 15.

October 20, 2021
Writing Across the Curriculum in History

First graders are writing across the curriculum in Lakelands Primary School.

October 19, 2021
With Different Eyes: A Conference for Teachers of Diverse Multilingual Students Across the Disciplines

Register for the November 6 conference, sponsored by UCLA’s Writing Project.

October 18, 2021
Observational Writing in a Plant Study Unit

Here's a throwback post with students busily writing across the curriculum as they study plants.

October 17, 2021
Writing Across the Music Classroom

See how @JCEScholars are writing across the classroom with informational writing in music class.

October 11, 2021
New Book: Re-imagining Doctoral Writing

Re-imagining Doctoral Writing, edited by Cecile Badenhorst, Brittany Amell, and James Burford, is now available in the International Exchanges on the Study of Writing series.

August 4, 2021
2021 WAC Award Winners Announced

The Association for Writing Across the Curriculum and the WAC Clearinghouse are pleased to announce the winners of awards recognizing contributions to the WAC community through scholarship, service, and achievement. Recipients were announced today at the Fifteenth International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference.

May 6, 2021
Meeting the Challenges of Workplace English Communication in the 21st Century

The first special issue of The Journal of Writing Analytics (Volume 5), “Meeting the Challenges of Workplace English Communication in the 21st Century,” edited by María Elena Oliveri, David H. Slomp, Norbert Elliot, and André A. Rupp has been published.

April 19, 2021
EAC Registration is Open

Registration is open for the 3rd International Conference on English Across the Curriculum online from 20-22 May. Registration is completely free of charge. The organizers write that they have an exciting schedule of presentations and discussions on May 20th and 21st and workshops on May 22nd.

March 15, 2021
Contribute to the WAC Repository

The Association for Writing across the Curriculum and the WAC Clearinghouse invite you to contribute to the WAC Repository, a digital collection of WAC resources pertaining to WAC pedagogy and administration hosted on the WAC Clearinghouse website.