Words of Wisdom
Read, read, read. Read everything—trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the master. Read! You'll absorb it. Then write. If it's good, you'll find out. If it's not, throw it out of the window.
In a one-to-one consultation, whether you meet in person, on-line through Zoom, or by sending in a document for comment, our writing/speaking consultants focus on individualized needs and specific documents. Sessions last up to 45 minutes.
We build your communication skills while fostering professional habits that lead to bettter outcomes: they can help you overcome anxiety or procrastination, break through writer's block, and build your confidence as a writer so that you maintain a steady writing pace.
They can also help you integrate source material into your work effectively and ethically, including interpreting results of originality reports generated by Turnitin.com. (Note: We are NOT able to run Turninit.com reports during your session. Bring a copy of your report.)
If you are working on a long document, such as a thesis or dissertation, consider applying to our Dissertation, Article, and Thesis Assistance program.