Category: Opportunities

Guest Editor Application, 2020–2021

Stipend: $1000 Deadline: May 15, 2020 Application: https://bit.ly/guest-editor2020 Chemeketa Press seeks current Chemeketa Community College (CCC) faculty to submit proposals to reprint a book in the public domain (published prior to January 1, 1925) for use in CCC courses. We are particularly interested in texts from underrepresented voices or that describe experiences relevant to the

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Submission Guidelines for New Textbook Projects

Deadline: May 15, 2020 Application: https://bit.ly/press-proposals2020 ***Internal opportunity for Chemeketa Community College faculty only*** Chemeketa Press publishes affordable and effective textbooks to promote student success and change lives. We currently accept proposals from individuals and author teams who teach at Chemeketa Community College (CCC). The Press seeks to publish textbooks for use in courses at

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Summer 2020 Textbook Development Grants

Stipend: $1,000 Deadline: May 15, 2020 Application: https://bit.ly/textbook-grant2020 ***Internal opportunity for Chemeketa Community College faculty only*** Chemeketa Press invites Chemeketa Community College (CCC) faculty to apply for a textbook development grant for summer term 2020. Grant recipients will form an interdisciplinary cohort of faculty working on textbook projects. With weekly guidance from a Chemeketa Press

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The 50/50 Project

Fifty years of Chemeketa history told in fifty words. Chemeketa Press and the Courier invite you to join the 50/50 Project in honor of Chemeketa Community College’s 50th anniversary. We want your creative, unique, inspiring, amusing, or thought-provoking anecdotes about what Chemeketa means (or meant) to you! But, there’s a catch… each entry MUST be

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2019 Proposal Guidelines for Faculty Authors and Author Teams

Chemeketa Press is piloting a submissions system for new projects to make the proposal process accessible and convenient for all faculty. All books published by Chemeketa Press are approved by the Press’s Editorial Board, field tested in the classroom, and peer reviewed. The Editorial Board will evaluate all submissions and respond within 2–3 weeks of

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Field-Testing Chemeketa Press Books

At Chemeketa Press, it’s all about the students. We want to improve their experience with affordable textbooks, of course. The more important goal, however, is making sure our books are effective. We want to produce books that students learn from and enjoy. To make sure our books are doing that, we’re piloting a new field-testing

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Chemeketa Press American Voices Collection Guest Editor, 2019–2020

Applications are now closed, thank you for your interest in this project. ***Internal opportunity for Chemeketa Community College faculty only*** Chemeketa Press seeks proposals for a book-length text for use in a CCC course that is in the public domain (published prior to January 1, 1924). The American Voices Collection reprints books that offer students

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Chemeketa Press Summer 2019 Textbook Development Grants

Stipend: $1000 Deadline: May 28, 2019 The application is now closed. ***Internal opportunity for Chemeketa Community College faculty only*** Are You Ready to Write a Textbook? A quiz for busy faculty members Are you tired of expensive, bloated textbooks that only partially meet your students’ needs? Do your students complain about the cost, content, or

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Chemeketa Press Summer 2019 Faculty Writing Fellowship

Deadline: May 28, 2019 The application is now closed. ***Internal opportunity for Chemeketa Community College faculty only*** Chemeketa Press invites CCC faculty to apply now for a Summer 2019 Faculty Writing Fellowship. Participants in the fellowship will spend eight weeks (June 24 to August 17, 2019) exploring the art of textbook writing in a hybrid

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Join Us at the Biggest Bookfair Ever!

Chemeketa Press staff is counting the days until our very first AWP conference, March 27–30, 2019. This year, the largest literary conference in North America will pack over 12,000 attendees and 550 readings, panels, and lectures into just three days. Lucky for us, the conference takes place in Portland, Oregon, an hour drive from our

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A New Model for Textbook Publishing

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