Writing in the Disciplines (WID) Specialist (new) | OCAD University From the posting: The Writing & Learning Centre (WLC) at OCAD University (OCAD U) in Toronto, Canada currently has a vacancy for a Writing in the Disciplines (WID) Specialist. This is a new permanent, full time position within our Centre and represents an exciting opportunity […]

School of Linguistics and Language Studies (Indigenous Languages/Minority Languages) – Assistant Professor Applications Closing Date: November 6, 2015 From the posting: Carleton University’s School of Linguistics and Language Studies invites applications for a tenure-track position in Applied Linguistics and Discourse Studies at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2016. We are looking for […]

Is your institution planning to host a Long Night Against Procrastination event this fall? If so, leave a comment to let everyone know your date and plans. For now, we know of the following events: Nov. 5 – Nipissing University (North Bay, ON) Nov. 5 – University of Ottawa Nov. 5 – McMaster University (Hamilton, […]

Writing Assignments and Instruction at Ontario’s Publicly Funded Universities: A View from Three Disciplines (Laurier University, Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario) “In this study, we sought to describe university writing assignments and instruction for students in the early years of their undergraduate programs at Ontario’s publicly funded universities. The goal of the project was […]

The CWCA would like to wish all centre staff, faculty, administrators, and students all the best for the start of another year!

From  Liz Matthews at materials and movement “The start to a new academic year is also a chance for writing centers to connect online. Across the country, center staff are working to raise awareness about their center’s resources and location(s) to reach out to new and returning writers. We’re doing class visits, workshops, open houses, […]

The Writing & Learning Centre at OCAD University in Toronto is hiring a part-time ELL writing consultant for Sept 2015 – April 2016. The position details can be found here. The deadline for applications is August 20th. Job Summary: Reporting to the Director, Writing & Learning Centre (WLC) and working closely with the English Language […]


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