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APA Format: The Answers You’ve Been Searching For

We all know how hard formatting a paper can be. That, and there are several different ways to format! We’ve had a lot of APA formatting in the Writing Center due to it being near finals so we thought we would post the site we use if we aren’t sure about something.   53 more words

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What to Use Instead of “Very” or “Really”

It’s that time in the semester again. The one we’ve dreaded for sixteen weeks- finals. The work-load amount has surged upward and you’re looking at a blank screen hoping your twelve-page paper will write itself. 292 more words

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Graduate student symposium features keynote on children’s lit and empathy

~ By Jefferson Beavers, communications specialist, Department of English

English faculty and author Dr. Ruth Y. Jenkins (picured) will deliver a keynote address on children’s literature and empathy, as part of the first… 384 more words

Faculty And Staff

The Write Thanks: Teacher Edition

This year at the Writing Center, we give thanks to those excellent, intelligent teachers in our lives who have bestowed upon us their wealth of knowledge.  1,493 more words


The Biggest Lie Students Believe About Writing

By Joy Trumbull, Writing Mentor

On the verge of giving up, a frustrated student cries out, “I’m just a bad writer!” In a pessimistic manner, an annoyed student asserts, “I’m just a bad writer!” Without a second thought, a student who has made up his mind announces, “I’m a bad writer.” 444 more words


A Dramatic Retelling of the Night Our White Board Went Missing

by Wyatt Mosiman, junior writing coach

A Dramatic Accurate Retelling of the Night Our White Board Went Missing

It was a dark night. Though not stormy, it was certainly dark. 548 more words