PWPA Executive Committee Elections—Call for Nominations

The PWPA Executive Committee has 3 vacancies for at-large positions coming up, and we are looking for nominations for these positions. As many of you know, the Executive Committee generally meets four times during the year: at the Fall, Winter, and Spring meetings, and again in the Summer. According to …

PWPA Spring Meeting at Arcadia University

We knew that the final PWPA meeting for the year was going to be special, but many of us were surprised by just how special it was. A day packed with PWPA faculty development, an introduction to the brilliant new program assessment tool designed by one of our very own, …

CFP for PWPA Spring Conference at Arcadia

The Spring PWPA meeting at Arcadia University is just around the corner on Friday, April 5. More information is on its way about the day, but here is the CFP for those interested in participating in the faculty development component:   “At the most recent 4Cs, assessment scholar Peggy O’Neill commented that …

PWPA Winter Social 2013

It was another happy hour of time very well spent as folks braved the chill and came out to Tir Na Nog in Center City on Feb. 22. Perhaps our most successful turnout yet, the social welcomed new and veteran members to talk shop and get to know one another. …

PWPA Winter Social 2013

Our annual PWPA Winter Social will be held on Friday, Feb. 22, at Tir Na Nog in Center City. There will be appetizers, good conversations, and good fun. See you there!

PWPA Fall 2012 Conference CFP

Philadelphia Council for Writing Program Administrators (PWPA) Fall Meeting/Conference Call for Proposals September 21, 2012 Holy Family University Philadelphia, PA 19114 Conference Theme:  Metacognition:  Learning to Read/Write and Reading/Writing to Learn Given recent research in neuroscience, metacognition, or thinking about thinking, has sparked renewed interest among literacy theorists, scholars, and …