General information about consultations
Writing consultations are designed to assist you in all stages of the writing process. Writing consultations can help in the following areas:
Please note, the Academic Writing Center does not provide copy-editing services. An AWS will not edit and return a draft to identify mistakes.
Faculty and staff may also request consultation sessions, although student support is prioritized during the first year of the Academic Writing Center.
In-person consultation information
Online consultations information
Writing groups are invaluable in providing accountability, peer-support, and productivity to the writing process. If students, faculty, or staff need assistance in creating a writing group or support for your existing group, please don't hesitate to contact us. We can assist your group by:
If you are a professor or staff member who would like an Academic Writing Specialist (AWS) to conduct a workshop on writing for your class, please let us know. We have a variety of general brownbag topics on writing, or we can create a workshop for the specific needs of your class.
Sample Brownbag topics:
In addition, the AWS can also assist you with the writing components of your course. For example:
Brownbags and webinars are designed to cover general topics related to writing. However, if you have a specific writing topic that you need covered for your class, student group (a minimum of 3 students is required), or writing group, please let us know and we can customize a writing session for you. Here is a list of available topics for a brownbag session: