Category Events

Event || International Researcher’s Consortium Workshop

For the tenth year, the International Researcher’s Consortium will host a workshop at the annual College Conference on Composition and Communication (CCCC) conference located in the U.S. We are inviting brief proposals for up to twenty-four researcher-participant roles focused on research about writing in higher education outside of the U.S. (see details below about what […]

Event || Long Night Against Procrastination – #LNAP17

Is your institution planning to host a Long Night Against Procrastination event this semester? If so, leave a comment to let everyone know your date and plans. If you’re interested to learn about what has happened in the past, check out #LNAP16, #LNAP15, and #LNAP2015. Additional planning information from past LNAPs can be found here. […]

Event || Writing Support Colloquium – July 8th – U of Guelph

The Writing Support Colloquium, hosted by team of writing specialists from the Tri-University Group of Libraries, will take place at the University of Guelph’s McLaughlin Library on July 8, 2016.  The one-day Colloquium themed, “How Writing Centres Can Win Friends and Influence People,” a nod to Dale Carnegie’s famous book, How to Win Friends and […]

Conference || Supporting L2 Writing at German-Language Universities

The complete program for Symposium 2016: Supporting L2 Writing at German-Language Universities, hosted by the Language Center of the Technische Universität München on April 7 and 8, 2016, has been published at http://www.tum.de/writing-symposium-2016 This year our conference includes a fantastic lineup of workshops and presentations by educators, academics, and professionals from universities and institutions around […]

EVENT || Long Night Against Procrastination (#LNAP16)

Is your institution planning to host a Long Night Against Procrastination (#LNAP16) event this semester? If so, leave a comment to let everyone know your date and plans. If you’re interested to learn about what has happened in the past, check out #LNAP15  and #LNAP2015. Additional planning information from past LNAPs can be found here. […]

EVENT || SSHRC STORYTELLERS CONTEST

SSHRC’s Storytellers Contest has launched! SSHRC describes the Storytellers contest as follows: “SSHRC’s annual Storytellers contest challenges postsecondary students to show Canadians how social sciences and humanities research is affecting our lives, our world and our future for the better. We’re looking for storytellers and data journalists, social media masters and aspiring filmmakers. Your challenge? […]

Webinar || Canadian Tutor Training Standards – Where Are We Now? | Learning Specialists Association of Canada

Learning Specialists Association of Canada webinar || Canadian Tutor Training Standards – Where Are We Now? Registration Wednesday, November 4, 2015 @ 2:30 pm (ET) / 11:30 am (PT) Duration: 30 minutes Presenter:  Lyn Benn, Director, Student Development, Kwantlen Polytechnic University Moderator/Co-presenter: Alice Macpherson, Learning Strategist, KPU Learning Centres Following on from presentations at the […]