Tutor Training: Encouraging Play - 2014
A small, but lively group attended our fall directors’ event, Tutor Training: Encouraging Play, on September 26 at Liberty University’s Center for Writing and Languages in Lynchburg. Tess Stockslager and Kristen Libka hosted the event, and the other participants were Alisha Castañeda (Liberty University), Joe Essid (University of Richmond), Nancy Hanks (New River CC), Jenny Koster (Piedmont Valley CC), Sandee McGlaun (Roanoke College), Shelah Simpson (Liberty University), and Sharon Zuber (William and Mary).
Directors' Day - “Sustainable Connections”
“Sustainable Connections” was the theme of Virginia’s Director’s Symposium held on Wednesday, June 4, and hosted by Brian McTague, VCU’s Writing Center Director, in Richmond, VA. The entire state was represented from Wise to NOVA to Tidewater.
Attending were: Pat Bozeman, Reynolds CC; Joe Essid, University of Richmond; Janet Hanks, New River CC; Roberta Johnson, Reynolds CC; Jenny Koster, Piedmont Valley CC; Brian McTague, VCU; Gayla Mills, Randolph-Macon Ashland; Cyndi Newlon, UVA at Wise; Peter Redding, Marymount University; Tess Stockslager, Liberty University, Alice Trupe, Bridgewater College; Sylvia Whitman, Marymount University, and Sharon Zuber, William and Mary.
After a Meet-and-Greet session with coffee and snacks, the participants self-selected one of four Breakout Sessions: 1. Sharing resources; 2. Social media; 3. Our place in the SWCA; and 4. Organizing the state.