Conferences

CWPA hosts two conferences each year:

  • Meeting in the Middle (1-day conference held in February; next conference date: February 17, 2017)
  • Fall Conference (3-day conference held in September; next conference date: September 2017)

 

Past Conference Themes:

  • Meeting in the Middle (UNC-Charlotte Up Town Center, in Charlotte, NC)
  • Fall Conference
    • September 14-16, 2015 – Labor and Working Conditions
    • September 15-17, 2014 – Publishing What We Do: The WPA as Researcher
    • September 16-18, 2013
    • September 17-19, 2012 – Tapping Institutional Opportunities
    • September 19-21, 2011 – Grants: Finding and Applying for Funding Opportunities
    • September 20-22, 2010 – Writing Program Assessment: Accountability and Enrichment
    • September 21-23, 2009 – Writing Research and Program Preservation in Tight Financial Times (Wildacres Retreat Center, Little Switzerland, NC)
    • September 22-24, 2008 – The Future of Writing Programs: The Next 10 Years (Wildacres Retreat Center, Little Switzerland, NC)