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Helpful Writing Links

 

These websites will give you insight on rules, tools, and strategies for your writing.

Actden (Digital Education Network)
Basic Essay Tips


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Writing Center
Writing Anxiety


Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)
APA Style

APA Guidelines
Is It Plagiarism?


University of Kansas Writing Center
Prewriting Strategies
Outline Writing Guide

 
 

Upcoming Workshops!

 

GWC Write-In

Date: Dec. 18, 9am - 12pm
Location: 305 Russell Hall 

The GWC Write-In is a quiet place to work on your Doctoral dissertation, Master's thesis, or other long-term papers alongside fellow TC writers, and you are welcome to come and go as you like. Caffeine will be available! 

For a list of all our Write-In dates click here.

To RSVP please e-mail writingcenter@tc.edu with the date you want to attend & the type of paper you intend to work on. 


Intro to Academic Writing

Date: Friday, January 19, 2018
Time: 10:30am- 12:30pm
Location: Horace Mann 433

Date: Monday, January 22, 2018
Time: 6 - 7pm
Location: Thompson 229

This workshop will provide students with guidelines and strategies for producing academic writing. Participants will learn basic tips about organization, academic conventions, and citations. Strategies for writing and proofreading and hints for finding and using resources will particularly be covered.

For a list of all our workshops click here.

To RSVP click here.