We actively seek ways to come together, learn, and grow by drawing upon all individuals’ experiences and areas of expertise. For this reason, each member is welcomed to join one of our ten committees, which host meetings throughout the academic year. Consider joining a committee today to connect with other AWAC members and play a role in actively shaping the work of the organization!
Advocacy Committee (Inactive)
The advocacy committee works to promote the intellectual, human, political, and economic capital of the writing across the curriculum community.
The Communication Committee creates channels of communication between AWAC members and publicizes related works and events.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee
The goal of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Committee is to promote DEI within AWAC as well as across WAC more broadly to ensure its initiatives and efforts are sustainable.
The AWAC Executive Committee is our governing board comprised of elected individuals.
International Collaborations Committee
The International Collaborations Committee works to fulfill AWAC’s mission to better support and grow WAC as a global intellectual tradition.
IWAC Conference Committee
In connection with AWAC, the IWAC Conference Standing Committee sponsors the International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference on a biennial basis.
The AWAC Mentoring Committee creates opportunities for diverse groups of members of the international WAC community to come together for meaningful conversations about pedagogy, administration, equity, and professional development.
The Partnerships Committee promotes equitable and high-impact approaches to writing instruction and assessment through partnerships with organizations whose purposes align with AWAC’s goals.
Research and Publications Committee
The Research and Publications Committee supports, disseminates, and develops opportunities for research on Writing Across the Curriculum.
WAC Graduate Organization (WAC-GO) AWAC Committee
The Writing Across the Curriculum Graduate Organization (WAC-GO) AWAC Committee supports and advocates for graduate students interested in writing across the curriculum work.
WAC Summer Institute (WACSI) Committee
The WACSI Committee develops and leads an annual Summer Institute that assists new and prospective leaders of WAC/WID or similar initiatives, in the US and internationally, with planning and developing their programs.