CASDW/ACR Awards Ceremony and Annual General Meeting Agenda


DATE: Monday, June 1, 2020

TIME: 8:00 am PT; 9 am MT; 10 am CT; 11 am ET; 12 pm AT; 12:30 pm NT

DURATION: 2 hours

The meeting will take place on Zoom:

Meeting ID: 881 6015 5845

Password: 4Gfxce

Meeting Agenda 

  1. Welcome & Awards Presentations (President)
    1. Best Dissertation Awards Committee
    2. Best Article/Chapter Awards Committee
  2. Approval of the minutes from the 2019 AGM
  3. Executive Reports from the following members and subcommittee representatives:
    1. President
    2. Vice-President’s and Conference Chair
    3. Treasurer
    4. Communications Officer
    5. Membership
    6. Graduate student
    7. Nominating and awards committee
    8. Canadian Journal for Studies in Discourse and Writing/Redactologie
  4. Nominations and elections for the following positions:
      1. Vice-President & Conference Chair
      2. Editors for the Canadian Journal for Studies in Discourse and Writing/Redactologie
      3. Secretary
      4. Communications officer
      5. Graduate student representative
  5. (Re)naming the Best article/chapter award to honour Doreen Starke-Meyerring
  6. Update on Statement on Writing Centres
  7. Fostering inclusion and outreach: connecting with indigenous, francophone, and diverse communities.
  8. New business