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The Center for Excellence in Writing is located in Columbine Hall 316,
or we can be reached by phone at 719-255-4336 or by email at wrtgcntr@uccs.edu.

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https://www.facebook.com/UCCSWritingCenter

The Writing Center is staffed by UCCS undergrad and graduate students who have been specially trained and educated to provide effective peer feedback. Our goal is to make better writers, not just better papers. We believe strongly in the importance of community and conversation to the writing process.

The Writing Center will be closing at 2:00 PM on Thursday, December 18th.
We will reopen at the start of the spring semester.

Finals Week Hours (Dec. 15th - 20th)
Monday & Tuesday
9:00 - 8:00
Wednesday 9:00 - 6:00
Thursday 9:00 - 2:00
Friday & Saturday CLOSED

 

The Writing Center offers all students (graduate & undergrad):

• 50-minute one-on-one consultations by appointment. Get help with:
           ♦ Brainstorming
           ♦ Thesis construction
           ♦ Argument, evidence, & analysis
           ♦ Idea generation
           ♦ Organization & structure
           ♦ Sentence-level concerns
           ♦ APA, MLA, & Chicago citations & formatting
           ♦ Interpreting assignments
           ♦ Not just essays, but also creative writing, lab reports, resumes, scholarship applications, presentation outlines, etc.
• Online consultations by appointment
• Support for student writing groups
• Writing workshops for student groups/organizations (see our Workshops page)
• Technology-based instruction and outreach
• Information resources

The Writing Center offers faculty:

• Consultation and collaboration
• In-class workshops (see our Workshops page)
• Peer review facilitation
• Information resources

Director:

Dr. Marilee Brooks-Gillies
Columbine 316
719-255-4335
mbrooksg@uccs.edu

 

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As one of five Excel Centers at UCCS, the Writing Center also assists with student recruitment,
orientation and retention efforts, and contributes to the development of new resources to help reach University goals.
 


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