Graduate Writing Center

COVID-19 College Update

Teachers College will remain open, but all classes for the remainder of the semester will be conducted online.
 

Administrative offices will operate remotely beginning March 12 until further notice. 

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ATTENTION: The GWC is open for virtual appointments and online appointments.

All Summer Session appointments will be conducted via Zoom.

 

Welcome to the Graduate Writing Center!

 

"Better Writers, Not Just Better Writing"

-Stephen North


Mission Statement

The mission of the Teachers College Graduate Writing Center is to provide a range of services designed to support all members of the TC community as writers and graduate students.  As a school of practitioners, we believe that writing is a tool that can help students connect theory and practice. While ensuring that students have access to the norms of academic English, our staff also believes that language expectations should be fluid, and we value the notion that effective writing utilizes multiple forms of communication. As graduate students from a variety of disciplines, we work with writers to adopt multiple paths to clarity. Consultants work to help students understand writing as a process and facilitate students in navigating this process on their own.

To advance these goals, we provide the following services:

  • One-to-one writing consultations for generating ideas, probing academic papers, or providing constructive feedback*
  • Monthly workshops on a variety of academic and professional topics 
  • Periodic write-ins to provide a collaborative space fo writing
  • Writing retreats for masters and doctoral students during University breaks
  • NEW! Small, responsive mini workshops generated from consultant data and client feedback

Our Services


Services

Writing Support

Content

Private Consultations Brainstorming Personal Statements
Writing Workshops Organization Term/Response Papers
Doctoral Writing Groups Outlining Literature Reviews
Doctoral Dissertation Retreats Drafting Annotated Bibliographies
Masters Thesis Bootcamp Professional Development Writing Dissertations/Thesis
Midterm/Finals Write-Ins Revision  

*We offer writing help in all academic work, not career documents.*

*We do not offer proofreading, formatting, or editing services, no exceptions.*

 


Center Information


One-on-One Consulting

One-on-one consulting offered by appointment only. 

Center Hours

Summer 2020 Hours: 

Session A

Monday - Thursday, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

May 21st - July 1st

 

Session B

Monday - Thursday, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

July 6 - August 15

 

 

 

 

Online Tutoring Now Available!

The GWC is happy to offer online tutoring for all students. Online tutoring will return in Fall 2020. 

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