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If you're having trouble organizing your thoughts, are not sure about correct style or grammar, or simply want someone to take an objective look at your writing project, come to the Writing Center, located in 3067 Cedar Hall for free help.

Writing Center Schedule:
August 27 - December 10

 
Writing consultants work with you, asking questions and making comments, to show you how to improve your writing and help you learn to edit and proofread your work. Writing Center consultants are all English department faculty members, but we help students with assignments from all departments.

Come to the Writing Center for:

  • A comfortable, supportive atmosphere.
  • Twenty-minute, one-to-one tutorial workshops on your writing projects.
  • Help with brainstorming, organizing and developing ideas.
  • Help with reading difficult texts or articles.
  • Resources such as dictionaries, thesauruses and English handbooks.

When you arrive for your appointment, bring along:

  • A draft of your assignment.
  • An assignment sheet and notes regarding your writing task.
  • A list of your questions, concerns and frustrations.

Not in Cedar Rapids? That's okay. Here's how we can help you: