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Welcome to the Writing (and thinking!) Centre

LAST DAY: OPEN FOR DROP-IN WED 7th DEC 11.00 – 12.30

REOPENS JAN 9TH .

Qualified and friendly faculty tutors are available to provide assistance with your writing and with your thinking about your writing. This is a free service. You can make a face-to-face APPOINTMENT or STUDENTS TAKING ONLINE CLASSES MAY ALSO BOOK ETUTORING/ONLINE APPOINTMENTS.

CLICK HERE TO Book your appointment for face-to-face AND online appointments. 

You can also DROP-IN  without an appointment at the following times: 

11.00 – 1.00  Mon/Fri

LOCATION: fourth floor of the library, room 474. Take the central staircase to the fourth floor (the one with all the books) and turn left.

We offer WORKSHOPS to assist with a range of writing issues. Fall 2016 schedule below.

Date Facilitator Topic
Mon 26 Sept 12.00 – 1.00 Bruce Cornwall How to use APA style
Wed 28 Sept 12.30 – 1.30 William Moore Reading: Skimming and scanning
Tue 4 Oct

12.00 – 1.00

John Hill How to read academic articles
Friday 7 Oct 1.30 – 2.30 James Atkinson Avoiding ambiguity
Wed 12 Oct

1.00 – 2.00

Anna Atkinson How to read poetry
Thursday 13 Oct 2.00 – 3.00 John Hill/

Cameron Hoffman-McGaw

From research question to thesis statement
Tue 18 Oct

1.00 – 2.00

Dawn Thompson Paragraphing
Wed 19 Oct

1.00 – 2.00

Cameron Hoffman-McGaw Writing a literature review