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WHAT WE DO
From blank sheet of paper to polished copy, the Graduate Writing Center loves to help bring beautiful words into the world. Do you have punctuation problems? Development dilemmas? Writer's block? Grammar headaches? Word choice worries? Never fear! The Graduate Writing Center is here!
Make an appointment online at www.gwc.genbook.com today!
You can find us on the west wing of the Simoneau house at 456 Van Buren Street. We offer one hour appointments (limited to one per student per week), but if there is an open slot that no one is using, you can just drop in!
The writing center is open from 9am-12pm and 4pm-8pm Monday through Friday.
Category Archives: Student Resources
The Top-Down Approach to Revision
What is the most important component of a successful paper? Focus? Cohesion and coherence? Sentence variety? Appropriate Citation? Strong grammar? Truthfully, they are all crucial aspects to writing. However, in the revision process, some concerns come before others. The writing … Continue reading
The Writing Process
Make an appointment online Many of us share the unfortunate tendency of waiting until the last minute to write a paper. However, we should consider getting feedback on our documents from the beginning stages of writing until the finishing touches. … Continue reading
The Importance of Understanding the Assignment
Many students forget this important part of writing: understand the assignment! Make an appointment today using the sign up sheet outside the GWC at Simoneau House! Hours: Monday: 4-8 Tuesday: 4-8 Wednesday: 4-8 Thursday: 4-8 Friday: 12-4
Three Things to Remember About Writing
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=91SZlRfsays If you missed the International Student Survival Workshop, you missed out on our tutor Marianne’s presentation about the GWC. In it, she touches upon three important points to remember about writing: 1) Your papers are practice runs for your … Continue reading