Writing Center closed for summer


School’s out for summer! And the Writing Center is closed until Fall quarter. Check back in then for updates, schedules, and new fun stuff!

If you would like to work with a writing tutor during Summer quarter, check out the Tutoring Center on the second floor of Lewis Hall.

See you in the fall!

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Yes, we are open!

images  Winter quarter is well under way at the Writing Center! Because of some personnel shuffling, this website may not always be up-to-date for the remainder of the academic year. Check our Facebook page or drop in to the Center for img-here-to-help-bubble-01information about upcoming workshops and our other services.

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Thanks for a great quarter!


The Writing Center will be closed for Winter Break after today, Monday, December 8. We will re-open to serve you in January!

Thanks for helping make this another great quarter for the Center. We love working with student writers and being part of your SVC experience.

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Editing Basics Workshop this week

This week’s workshop is your second chance to learn about Editing Basics: Common Errors and How to Correct Them. See the flyer below for specifics. Note: This is the last scheduled workshop for Fall quarter! Stay tuned for Winter and Spring workshop schedules, coming soon.


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Two workshops coming up–

The Writing Center will present a workshop on Documentation Basics: APA Wednesday, Nov. 12, and will host Jeanne Gaffney, of WWU Admissions, for a workshop in Writing an Effective Transfer Application Essay on Thursday, Nov. 13. See details, below!

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Meet our new Writing Consultants!

The Writing Center is excited to welcome two new Writing Consultants to serve you. Rachyl Eddy joined our staff a few weeks ago–you may have already worked with her!–and Mandi Hoffmeyer will begin work next week. Rachyl and Mandy come highly recommended by faculty, and they are looking forward to working with their fellow students. We’re thrilled to have them joining us.

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Click here to see the complete profiles of all the Writing Center staff.

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Workshop Thursday!


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We’re on the radio!


Listen to Consultant Sarah Van Etten and Director Jennifer Handley talk about the Writing Center on “Skagit Talks” Tuesday, Oct. 28, at 5:00 on KSVR, 91.7 FM. Ann Bodie-Nash asks us about the Center and how we serve SVC students. Give a listen!

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Monday Meditations, Tuesday Tips…

WC_FortuneCookieCheck out our new daily posting in the Writing Center front window: Monday Meditations, Tuesday Tips, Wednesday Wisdom, Thursday Thoughts, and Friday Fun Facts.

A little something for you every day–like a fortune cookie, without the calories!

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Welcome to Fall Quarter!

fall-leavesWelcome to Fall Quarter at the Writing Center! We are excited to be opening in our brand-new location on the third floor of Lewis Hall. You can’t miss us; we’re the big glass doors in the open space at the top of the north stairs.

Need some help with a writing assignment? Wish you had someone to bounce ideas off of? Want some clarification of what an assignment is asking you to do? We can help!

Our hours this quarter are MTWTh 10:00-4:00 and Friday 10:30-1:00. We can’t wait to see you!

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