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214 Evans Library | 205 West Campus Library writingcenter.tamu.edu | 979-458-1455 1
Our Goal To enhance your oral and written communication skills
Evans Library Room 214
West Campus Library Room 205
About Our Consultants Nationally certified professionals— graduates, and undergraduates Experienced writing teachers, editors, and/or professional writers
Help with Every Type of Writing Proposals
Abstracts Articles CVs Dissertations Grants Literature Reviews Theses
Help with Oral Presentations Speeches Poster/Slide Presentations Conversational English Interviews Podcasts Videos 6
Help with Research
Finding Sources Using Library Resources
Individual Consultations Face-to-face or online advice about writing or public speaking from a certified consultant. Sessions begin on the hour and last up to 45 minutes. Consultations are limited to one per day.
Walk-ins are welcome when space is available. UWC: (979) 458-1455 8
International Student Workshops Once-a-week workshops designed to improve your academic writing and public speaking skills. Each topic ties in ways of communicating from an American cultural perspective. Check out our website calendar for the workshop schedule! 9
Graduate Writing Groups Meet regularly during the semester with other grads and UWC group leaders. Get feedback on your drafts and set writing goals to make progress on your thesis or dissertation.
Dissertation and Thesis Assistance (DATA) Receive one-on-one help with the same consultant for up to 10 sessions. Start this program at any time during the semester.
Dissertation Boot Camps • Four days, 9 am to 5 pm, in August, May, and January • Only 12 seats available • Write, eat, and get advice every day from our most experienced consultants. • For more information: [email protected]
Graduate Writing Series Learn from experienced faculty and staff on topics like: • • • •
Proposal Writing Literature Reviews Abstracts Writer’s Block
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For an Appointment
About Consultations Sessions begin on the hour and last up to 45 minutes. Consultations are limited to one per day. Walk-ins are welcome when space is available.
Appointments can be booked online up to 2 weeks in advance. If you need one more than two weeks in advance, call the UWC at (979) 458-1455. We can provide you with a record of your visit, if you want one. 15
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To cancel or switch appointments Change or cancel appointments online or call (979) 4581455.
Call us if you will be more than five minutes late, or your appointment will be forfeited.
Hours Fall & Spring Semester Hours Evans Library *Appointments and walk-ins (if someone is available) Sunday: 3-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday: Closed
West Campus Library *Walk-ins only Sunday-Thursday: 5:30-10 p.m.
*Summer & Interim hours can be found on the UWC website! 18
More Help Quick question? Stop by the front desk! www.writingcenter.tamu.edu • Helpful handouts • Informative Write Right podcasts • Workshops and events • Dissertations and Theses • Graduate Student Services decision matrix
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