National Writing Project

Friday Events and Meetings

Information Sessions

: New and Potential Sites Information Meeting

8:00am - 9:00am Contemporary, Main Level, Fantasia Ballroom C

Are you interested in starting an NWP site at your university? We will offer information about planning and creating a new site, share insights and experiences, and discuss the process of starting a site. Bring your questions.

Joye Alberts, National Writing Project
Tom Fox, National Writing Project
Rick VanDeWeghe,

: Technology Liaison Newbies

8:00am - 9:00am Contemporary, Main Level, Fantasia Ballroom D

Technology liaisons who are new to their role will have an opportunity to talk to one another and to members of the Technology Liaisons Network Leadership Team at this Friday morning session. Learn how other technology liaisons are thinking about their work and hear about opportunities to connect and share knowledge.

Joe Bellino, Maryland Writing Project
Felicia George, New York City Writing Project

: Web Presence: Sharing Our Work So Far

8:00am - 9:00am Contemporary, Main Level, Nutcracker Ballroom 2

In this Friday morning session, past Web Presence retreat participants are invited to share their work on developing their local Writing Project site's Web presence: their progress, their questions, and the impact their retreat experience had back at their site. If you've attended past Web Presence retreats, please consider joining us for this conversational opportunity.

Amanda Cornwell, Lake Michigan Writing Project
Valorie Stokes, Prairie Lands Writing Project


NWP General Session

Join your colleagues at the NWP General Session on Friday morning. This gathering of Writing Project teachers, site leaders, educators, and special guests is the keystone event of the Annual Meeting. More ›

: NWP Social

5:30pm - 7:00pm Contemporary, Main Level, Nutcracker Ballroom 3

Finish your lively and information-packed day by unwinding and catching up with colleagues at the annual NWP social. Enjoy the hors d'oeuvres, no-host bar, and spirited conversations as you make plans for a night out.


Working Meetings

The following meetings are for specified audiences.

7:30am - 9:00am National Evaluation Site Directors and Site Coordinators Meeting
Contemporary, Main Level, Fantasia Ballroom B
8:00am - 9:00am 2010 Directors Retreat Reunion
Contemporary, Main Level, Pastoral 1
7:45pm - 10:00pm Recruiting for Diversity Leadership Team Dinner

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