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Behind the Scenes: Sentence Diagramming!

March 21, 2017
Writing center consultants practices sentence diagramming under Indya Jackson's direction.

A behind-the-scenes look at some of the training that goes on during our staff meetings! For our March meeting, Indya Jackson introduced the consultants to sentence diagramming (a method for visually mapping out parts of a sentence to understand its underlying structure).

Making a Difference Through Research and Writing

February 20, 2017
Aaron Murnan

Writing Center clients are making a difference! Aaron Murnan, a PhD candidate in Human Development and Family Studies, has researched the efficacy of family systems therapy as part of a team led by Dr.

The Writing Center Abroad!

February 16, 2017
Dr. Giaimo speaks in front of a slide projector to a group of students in the university library.

In January 2017, Dr. Giaimo traveled to Japan to speak by invitation at the University of Tsukuba on the process of setting up an academic writing center.

A new look for the Writing Center!

January 24, 2017
A smiling consultant stands next to a sign that reads "The Writing Center" with a large white arrow. She holds a colorful card that reads "Let's do this."

The Writing Center kicked off the new semester with an open house on January 11th inviting the university community into our freshly renovated space.