Best of Fall 2014

Gosh, what a great semester it was! Lots of great writing center appointments. And lots of great blog posts. Here’s a look back at some favorites. – We shared a spooky new word for Halloween with a link to even more! – We talked about our new writing minor and why you should consider adding it […]

Friday Flashback

Can you believe it’s already the weekend? And that we have just a few more days until Thanksgiving? If you’re in ZSR this week, make sure to stop by the Writing Center and add a leaf to our thankful tree! Before you head into the weekend, let’s check out this past week on Active Voice. – […]

Friday Flashback

I’m sure you’re glad it’s almost the weekend. We are! Here’s a look back at our week on Active Voice. – On Monday we welcomed NaNoWriMo with a bit of an introduction. – Tuesday, we featured a NaNoWriMo post from a Writing Center friend. – Wednesday was a new word. – And then Thursday Professor […]

Friday Flaskback

Happy Friday folks! Here’s a look back at our week in the center. – Monday we shared some words that might not mean what you think they mean. Literally. We did that. – Wednesday was a new word. – Thursday we talked about our tutor Brooke her her role as a USA Today Collegiate Correspondent. […]

What to do When You Can’t Get an Appointment

So you have a paper that you really want to review with someone, but all of the Writing Center appointments are filled up. Now what? – Get on the waitlist. WCOnline has a great waitlist feature that will actually text you when an appointment opens up. Click on the little clock button for that day and you’ll […]

Friday Flashback

We made it to the end of another week! Here’s a look back at the week on the blog: – on Monday, we introduced you to Phoebe Zerwick’s series Fleeing Syria. – Tuesday we shared a great tip from the Nieman Storyboard about developing your skill as a storyteller – We forgot to share a word […]

Welcome to a New Semester!

Whether you’re starting your first day of classes as a first-year student or you’re back for your final year (or a victory lap), we are so glad to have you here for a brand new semester! We’re getting ready to open the center on Monday September 1, and we will have the new schedule posted […]

Friday Flashback

Well here we are, another finals week. Best of luck on your final exams, papers, and projects, and make sure to come to the Writing Center if you need help! Here’s a look back at our week on the blog.– Monday we posted instructions for our finals week appointment schedule.– On Tuesday we shared a […]

Finals Week Schedule

It’s hard to believe it’s almost finals! In order to help you with those last papers and essays, our finals week schedule is up and ready. There are two ways to find the finals schedule. First, you can select it when you log into WCOnline. Or, you can select it from the drop-down menu at […]

Friday Flashback

Happy Friday! Here’s a look back at our week here at the Active Voice. – On Monday we featured Professor Zak Lancaster.– Tuesday we shared a tip for using Zotero to make citing sources easier.– Wednesday was a new word of the week.– On Thursday we shared some unique inspiration. Here’s wishing you a great weekend!