Conferences, Workshops, and Institutes

Each summer, WPA hosts a 4-day intensive workshop for new and renewing writing program administrators and a 3-day conference. Workshops are generally limited to 25 participants. The conference generally has space for 30 panels or roundtables, each with 3 to 6 presenters. Workshop Announcements and conference Calls for Papers are generally issued in the late fall and early spring.

Upcoming Conferences and Workshops

2008 location and dates: Denver, CO--- Workshop: July 6-9; Assessment and Research Institutes: July 10

Conference: July 10-13


Learn about the 2008 WPA Workshop, Institutes, and Conference

Past Conferences

2007 location and dates: Tempe, AZ--- Workshop: July 8-11; Assessment and Research Institutes: July 12

Conference: July 12-15

Call for Proposals
Learn about and register for the 2007 WPA Workshop, Institutes, and Conference
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  • 1988 Newport, Rhode Island
  • 1987 Logan, Utah
  • 1986 Oxford, Ohio (Miami University of Ohio)
  • 1985 Durham, New Hampshire
  • 1984 La Jolla, California
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