Past events from 2015:
On Saturday, April 7th, 2015, Saint Mary's writing advisers led four panels during the Northern California Writing Centers Association's Conference, held this year in Fresno:
“Using Vernacular Language to Sail through Brainstorms” ~ David Fujii, CJ Cosas, Shane McCarthy, Annie Keig, and Andy Kirkpatrick.
“Advising Nemo: Looking at Minimalist Advising from the Adviser’s Perspective” ~ Margaret Birgen, Madison Chastain, Heather Marsh, and Rebecca Patterson.
“‘Safe Zones’: Threatening & Nonthreatening Spaces” ~ Holland Enke, Ruth Sylvester, Caitlin Wire, and Amanda Muna.
“‘If you want to lead the people, you must learn how to follow them’: Collaborative Leadership and Empowerment in the Writing Center” ~ Madeline Bell, Reyna Olegario, Tereza Joy Kramer, Joe Zeccardi, and Jaq Davis.
On March 17, 2015, CWAC hosted the Awards for Excellence in Writing in Hagerty Lounge to honor the winners and honorable mentions for the Spectrum and Newman awards.