The Writing Center offers special programming for classes and campus groups.
To request an event, please fill out our Event Request Form. Instructors: To submit multiple requests for course visits, you can fill out this form for your first course, then add information about additional courses in the “Comments” section at the end of the form.
Our programs include:
Promotional Visits. 5-10 minutes. We will visit your classroom or campus group, give an overview of what to expect when visiting the Center, and explain how to use the service.
Residence Hall Write-Ins-– up to 50 minutes. We will visit the residence halls at the request of RAs or housing staff. Peer tutors will give an overview of our services and offer short, informal consultations on students’ work in progress.
Workshops. 30-50 minutes. Possible topics include:
- Technical Writing
- Science Writing
- Writing in APA Style
- Writing in MLA Style
- Writing in AMA Style
- Transitioning from High School to College Writing
- Improving Your Writing Process
- Writing Personal Statements
- Writing Abstracts and Literature Reviews
- Improving your Writing Style
- Working with and Citing Sources
- Writing the Timed Essay Exam
- Assignment-Specific Workshops (i.e, “Writing the Informative Synthesis Paper,” or “Writing the Psychology Research Paper.” These workshops are tailored to specific courses and writing prompts).