Ivy Plus Writing Programs Annual Meeting 2019

Registration

Registration is now open for the 2019 Ivy Plus Writing Programs' Annual Meeting at Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT. Please complete this registration form. The registration fee, if collected before September 25, is $90. Payments after September 25 must be by check, at a rate of $100. 

Local Accommodations

Rooms are reserved at the Inn at Middletown at a rate of $199.  Reservations must be made by September 18, 2019 with promo code: WUIVYPLUS. 

Program

Friday, October 18:

4:00 Steering Committee Meeting,  Shapiro Writing Center, 116 Mt Vernon St.
5:30 p.m. Welcome reception, Russell House
6:30 p.m. Dinner and keynote address by Kourtney Cockrell, Director, Student Enrichment Services, Northwestern University, Russell House

Saturday, October 19: Boger Hall

8:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Breakout session 1:

  • A Mentorship Model for Writing Support, with Teshia Levy-Grant, Dean for Equity and Inclusion, Demetrius Colvin, Director Resources Center, Laura Patey, Dean for Academic Advancement, and Lauren Silber, Assistant Director of Academic Writing, Wesleyan University, Boger 114

10:45 a.m. Breakout session 2:

  • Writing, Mentoring, and Science Education, with Andrea Roberts, Associate Professor of the Practice of Chemistry, Wesleyan University, Boger 115

12:30 p.m. Lunch