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Here is a CFP some of you may be interested in. I think I’ll apply or at least go, so maybe I will see you there? Symposium on Usability, Information Design, and Information Interaction to Communicate Complex Information February 24-25, 2012 East Carolina University Greenville NC http://workshop.design4complexity.com/ The future will see the design of information […]

Usability Conference in ATL: It is not too late!

Posted by Jennifer L. Bowie, Ph.D. on December 16th, 2010

I had intended to submit to the 2011 Usability Professionals Association conference since the conference will be in Atlanta. However, tenure and teaching did not provide the time this summer to submit a proposal. So, I was delighted to see that there is a second call for posters and idea markets. I have copied the […]

CFP Computers & Writing 2011: Writing in Motion

Posted by Jennifer L. Bowie, Ph.D. on October 16th, 2010

The CFP, copied below: Writing in Motion: Traversing Public/Private Spaces Call for Program Proposals Proposals due November 15, 2010 Invitations sent by January 31, 2011 Writing is in motion as never before: students text one another on the go and around the clock; colleagues and friends use wikis to brainstorm and to co-author important documents; […]

ATTW 2011 Call for Proposals: Networks of Technical Communication

Posted by Jennifer L. Bowie, Ph.D. on October 15th, 2010

The CFP, copied below: The Association of Teachers of Technical Writing (ATTW) invites proposals for papers, posters, and workshops to be given at its annual conference immediately preceding the Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC). The fourteenth annual ATTW conference will be held in Atlanta, GA, on Wednesday, April 6, 2011. The full-day event […]

Money for tech use in K-12

Posted by Jennifer L. Bowie, Ph.D. on September 24th, 2010

Do you teach K-12 and use technology? Could you use $500? If so, this grant may be for you. Heinemann Publishers are offering $500 Microgrants for Teachers who use technology in the classroom. Technology is broadly defined as (quoting them) * Digital devices (whiteboards, handheld computers/PDAs, video/audio recorders, etc…) * Websites and/or internet-based products or […]

CFP: UPA 2011 “Designing for Social Change”

Posted by Jennifer L. Bowie, Ph.D. on September 22nd, 2010

Like usability and Atlanta? Then the 2011 Usability Professionals’ Association’s conference is for you. It is June 21-24 and the CFP is due 11:55pm EST, October 1, 2010. Here is what they say (quoting an email): Join us in June 2011 where we will explore an important theme: Designing for Social Change. We will focus […]

CFP: 6th Conference on Intercultural Rhetoric and Discourse

Posted by Jennifer L. Bowie, Ph.D. on February 1st, 2010

Here is info on the 6th Conference on Intercultural Rhetoric and Discourse (Info copied from their site) Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA June 11-12, 2010 Contacts: Diane Belcher and Gayle Nelson: intrhetdisc@gmail.com Call for papers: http://www2.gsu.edu/~wwwesl/alesl/conference/papers.html This conference will focus on critical discourse analysis and corpus-based approaches to research on intercultural rhetoric.The plenary speakers will […]

New Tech Comm Journal: Rhetoric, Professional Communication, and Globalization

Posted by Jennifer L. Bowie, Ph.D. on November 1st, 2009

Here is info on a new Tech Comm journal: Rhetoric, Professional Communication, and Globalization : Rhetoric, Professional Communication, and Globalization Barry Thatcher (Founder/Editor-in-Chief), New Mexico State University Kirk St. Amant (Assistant Editor-in-Chief), East Carolina University This Journal publishes research articles on the theory, practice, and teaching of professional communication in critical global contexts such as […]

Computers & Writing Graduate Research Network 2008

Posted by Jennifer L. Bowie, Ph.D. on April 22nd, 2008

The Graduate Research Network (GRN) is a fabulous part of the Computers & Writing (C&W) conference, and I highly recommend it for any gradute student in any stage of a C&W research project. A few of my graduate students have been asking me for information, so I thought I’d post a link to the GRN […]

Call for Proposals: CPTSC 2008

Posted by Jennifer L. Bowie, Ph.D. on April 21st, 2008

Call for Proposals 2008 Annual Conference of the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication Conference Location: Minneapolis, MN Conference Dates: October 2-4, 2008 Conference Theme: Programs in Context: Past, Present, and Future Overview Thirty-five years ago, a group of educators came together in Minneapolis, MN to examine how the context in which technical […]