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On Sofia Vergara and Writing Centers

My first real job as a capital-A adult–my first real paying job–was at a university writing center where I worked as a consultant for several years. 1,000 more words


Another first day

Two years ago I headed to campus for new graduate assistant training completely unsure of what I was doing, not only starting as a GA in the writing center but also in the English department period. 298 more words

Study Abroad

Welcome to Marshall University's Writing Center blog

Hello, reader,

Welcome to Marshall University’s Writing Center blog. The Fall 2014 semester is just over a week away, and we’re excited to spend this next semester helping you become a better writer. 77 more words


Sharpen Your Workshop Routines: Writing Centers to Organize All Your Materials

Every year, around this time, I start having dreams about setting up my classroom. In the classroom of my dreams, I’m moving around small circular tables, unfurling a brand new rug for the meeting area (the kind with the squares in bright colors), setting up a very large classroom library, and putting labels and color coded dots on just about everything in sight. 1,139 more words

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The Most Powerful and Emotional Writing Session

Just minutes ago, I experienced the most powerful and emotional session thus far as a college-level writing tutor.

A male student sat down and jumped right into discussion. 461 more words

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Writing Skills Specialist

Humboldt State University | Arcata, CA


$3,269 – $4,647 /month


This position is responsible for the coordination of the Writing Center and will work with individual students to strengthen writing, reading, and general English language skills. 248 more words

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