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Writing Center

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This Week's Workshops*

Writing Together: Effective Peer Review
Wed., Oct. 10, 11:30AM-12:30PM (KEL 1104) 

Integrating Evidence
Thurs.,  Oct. 11, 12-1PM (KEL 1104)

*Open to all students; no appointment necessary
*Eligible for select GEW Writing Center visits

Submit to The This I Believe Showcase!

This I Believe Poster

 We are now accepting This I Believe essays from current and former GEL students. Selected essays will be showcased for campus and community celebration! 

Submit yours before the November 5th deadline. Click the poster for more information!


Make an appointment or walk-in if you are in the neighborhood. We can't wait to see what you are working on!

Have questions about your writing? Want to talk to someone about an assignment? Want assistance brainstorming, planning, drafting or revising your work? Please make an appointment by using our online system, calling our front desk, or visiting us in KEL 1103. We look forward to working with you!

If you currently have an appointment and cannot make the session, please cancel through the online system or call our front desk at (760) 750-4168.

Our Services

  • 30-minute one-on-one tutoring sessions, available by walk-in or by appointment
  • Bring-a-buddy sessions (60 mins: you, a friend, and a tutor)
    • For GEW students, limited to 2 people and must be an hour long.
    • When reserving an buddy session, you must manually select an hour
  • drop-in tutoring (middle and end of semester)
  • online tutoring services
  • scheduled workshops (also by request)
  • classroom presentations about the Writing Center

 The Writing Center Works! See the results for GEW 101 students from past students!

Workshops and Events

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Fall Hours

Monday - Thursday: 9 am - 6 pm
Friday: 9 am - 2 pm

*The Writing Center will close early at 12pm on Sept. 28th.

Contact Info

Evan Smith, Director  

Kellogg 1103

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