Call for Proposals

This year’s conference theme, Supporting Learners in the 21st Century, is meant to encourage dialogue about what it means to be a student in the 21st century and how we, as learning center professionals, can support, prepare, and empower students.

Session Tracks

Spring Conference Proposal Submission:

Presenters are encouraged to focus presentations around the selected theme of Supporting Learners in the 21st Century. Please select the track most closely aligned to your presentation topic. Presenters can choose from thirty (30) or sixty (60) minute presentations. Peer tutors and student workers are encouraged to submit proposals. Proposals will be blind reviewed.

Everyone involved with learning center work, including both professionals and student tutors/staff, are encouraged to submit. Also, although MDCLCA is a Maryland-based affiliate, we do invite conference submissions and participation from learning center staff outside of Maryland, especially those in the Capital Region, including Washington, DC and Virginia.

To Submit:

Please submit your proposal using our online form. After successfully submitting a proposal, you will receive an email confirmation.

  • Proposals must be submitted no later than Friday, December 2nd.

  • Presenters will be notified via email by Friday, January, 6th.

  • Please contact for more information.


Important reminders:

  • Incomplete proposals will not be reviewed. Fill out all required fields on the form.

  • Presenters are required to register for the conference. The registration fee is waived for student presenters (maximum of two per institution).

© 2016-2018 by Maryland College Learning Center Association (MDCLCA)