College of Arts and Sciences
One of our talented undergraduate tutors is elected as Midwestern Student Representative!
This past weekend at the Midwestern Regional Caucus at the national Sigma Tau Delta convention (in Minneapolis) our excellent tutor, Haley Helgesen, was elected as the Midwestern Student Representative position, which involves duties throughout the year at the national and regional levels of the organization. Congrats, Haley!
“So often, the University Writing Center is defined as a remedial space, a space where only bad writers are sent to learn basic grammar skills that should have been learned long ago. Writing centers, however, are spaces for honors students too.” –Dr. Neil Baird, Director, University Writing Center
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Writing Matters: The Writing Center Newsletter
Volume 1, Issue 1 : Introducing our first newsletter which touches on the importance of the writing center for all students in any discipline. This issue also highlights Brittani Wascher, one of our talented undergraduate consultants.
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