Annual Meeting

The 2017 meeting in Portland, Ore., will be held on Wednesday, March 15, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Oregon Convention Center C123.

Follow this link for the agenda 2017 Meeting Agenda. To request additions to the agenda, please contact Rebecca Jackson ( and Eric Leake (, Consortium Co-chairs.

The Master’s Degree Consortium of Writing Studies Specialists has met annually at the Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) each year since its first gathering on Wednesday, March 21, 2007, in New York City. The Consortium was granted Standing Group status with CCCC on August 19, 2013, which will make its annual meeting a fixture in the convention program for many years to come. The annual meeting typically appears on the convention program each year at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday night. Information about the Consortium meeting and related activities at the upcoming convention will be available in the News section of this site. This page will also be updated as details about the annual meeting become available.

Download the minutes from the 2016 annual meeting in Houston, Tex. (PDF)

Download the minutes from the 2015 annual meeting in Tampa, Fla. (PDF)

Download the minutes from the 2014 annual meeting in Indianapolis, Ind. (PDF)

Download the minutes from the 2013 annual meeting in Las Vegas, Nev. (PDF)

Download the minutes from the 2012 annual meeting in St. Louis, Mo. (PDF)