12 Aug 2017

A time out for UBC CRWR Alumni Association

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Hello all, First of all, we’d like to thank everyone who has already joined as a member of the alumni association. We’ve had so much interest and excitement that has been infectious since back in 2014 when the idea of the association was just that; an idea. That said, Fran and Cathryn have decided to […]

24 Apr 2017

Summer UBC CRWR Alumni Workshop

REGISTER HERE for the Summer Alumni Workshop 2017 UBC Creative Writing is pleased to offer a multi-genre summer residency class open only to MFA alumni. It will be led by bestselling nonfiction writer, Carol Shaben. We will offer this five-day, non-credit workshop  during the first week of the summer residency, from July 10-14. This multi-genre […]

24 Apr 2017

Register for the UBC CRWR Alumni PD Day!

Register here for Practice, Purpose, Passion The Pragmatics of Your Writing Career During this intensive one-day Professional Development workshop, you’ll take part in four sessions designed to inform, prepare and re-energize your career as a writer. Sunday July 9, 2017 Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre 6163 University Boulevard, Vancouver Campus, University of British Columbia Price: […]

18 Dec 2015

Are You Our Next Local Representative?

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We’ve been busy here at the alumni association, doing our best to arrange new and exciting opportunities for our members. Our first summer residency, with positions open to alumni, was a huge success, and we want to continue that momentum. One thing we’ve been hearing from our members is that they want to self-organize, since […]

23 Nov 2014


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Greetings Creative Writing Alumni!! The UBC Creative Writing Alumni Association (UBC-CRWRAA) is LAUNCHED! We have accrued a small amount of funding, formed an executive, drafted a strategic plan, devised several ways for alumni to join the association and stay connected. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook! WHO is UBC-CRWRAA? We’re currently a small team of […]