Graduate Writers’ Association

The Graduate Writers’ Association (GWA) is a graduate student organization focused on building a strong writing community at UCF. Information on current GWA officers can be found here.

Events include:

  • monthly brunch at Stardust Video & Coffee in Winter Park, FL where students eat, write, and socialize
  • Submission Soiree and Write-a-thon
  • workshops with topics such as writing the short story, life after the MFA, and an introduction to Adobe InDesign
  • Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) annual conference (SGA funding usually covers the cost of hotel rooms)
  • an annual visiting authors reading: Jennifer Percy (2015), Matt Bell (2014)
  • social events such as an annual welcome BBQ, game nights, an annual Book Exchange party before winter break, and Tuesday night dinners
  • fundraisers
  • GWA officers host the MFA student reading series, PARCELS: MFAs in Progress

For more information on the GWA, please visit our Facebook group.

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