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Political Science/JSIS/LSJ/GWSS Writing Center Opens Jan 9

Tuesday, January 9, 2024
Gowen 111

The Pol S/JSIS/LSJ/GWSS Writing Center opens on Tuesday, January 9th for Winter Quarter! Our team of tutors is ready as always to support students throughout the quarter at any stage of the writing process. Students may attend their tutoring sessions remotely or in person. Go to the WRITING CENTER WEBSITE to sign up for an appointment.

 What We Do: 

  • We assist at all points of the writing process – from brainstorming to the final draft – so that your written work clearly and effectively communicates your ideas 
  • We are here to help you write strong thesis statements, make persuasive arguments, use evidence to support your claims, use proper citation practices, understand the expectations of your assignment, and learn disciplinary writing norms. 
  • We can also provide feedback about major applications, cover letters, internship applications, fellowship applications, etc.

Who can use the Writing Center
Any student taking a class listed in or cross-listed with Political Science, Jackson School, Law, Societies & Justice or Gender, Women, & Sexuality Studies or is majoring (or an intended major) in any of these programs. This includes writers of all abilities, English language learners, and graduate students. 

How to make an appointment:
We are an appointment-based service, with approximately 60 available sessions each week - Monday-Friday. All appointments are 45 minutes long and can be in-person or virtual via Zoom. To book an appointment, follow this link to select a time, tutor, type of appointment (In-person or online) and fill out a short form. Once you have booked your appointment, you'll receive a confirmation email with all the necessary information to access the center.

We look forward to helping you this year and hope to see you soon!


Ph.D. Candidate | Director, POLS/JSIS/LSJ/GWSS Writing Center

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