Dr. Jeff Harlig - Director, CSUSM Writing Center
Dr. Liliana Castañeda Rossman - Professor, Communication
Why does CSUSM place so much What are you hoping to see
importance on students' writing? in students' papers?
Why is a thesis statement Do you provide samples of writing
important in student papers? to students in your courses?
How does writing for a class differ What are the three most common
from writing in the "real world"? problems you see in student papers?
What are some pitfalls of student Why do students resist visiting the
writers when responding to other professor to discuss their paper?
What do you do to keep improving as a writer?