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Registration for the 2019 Carolinas WPA Meeting in the Middle now open

Registration is now open for the 2019 Carolinas Writing Program Administrators Meeting in the Middle, to take place at the UNC-Charlotte Center City campus on Friday, February 8, 2019.


Please visit this website to register. For more information on proposing to speak at the conference, please see the CFP at this website. Proposals are due by Friday, January 18, and the deadline to register for the conference is Friday, February 1.

Save the Date! – Meeting in the Middle on February 18, 2011

This year’s Meeting in the Middle will be February 18th at the Cone Center at UNC-Charlotte. Watch this site and the CarolinasWPA listserv for more information. We hope to see you February 18, 2011!

Advanced Reading for Meeting in the Middle

We look forward to seeing many of you on Friday, February 19th, for Meeting in the Middle. To prepare for the morning session on Supporting ESL Writers: Dispelling Myths, Developing Strategies, we recommend reading the following:

CCCC Statement on Second Language Writing and Writers

Friedrich, Patricia. “Assessing the Needs of Linguistically Diverse First-Year Students: Bringing Together and Telling Apart International ESL, Resident ESL and Monolingual Basic Writers.” WPA: Writing Program Administration 30.1-2 (Fall 2006): 15-35.

Shuck, Gail. “Combating Monolingualism: A Novice Administrator’s Challenge.”WPA: Writing Program Administration 30.1-2 (Fall 2006): 59-82.

Please print these texts – or download an electronic copy – to bring with you to Charlotte. We hope you will find time to read one or more before the morning session.