The purpose of a Writing Center consultation is to guide students through various aspects of the writing process and rhetorical and documentation styles as needed and specified by the student. The Writing Center is not an editing service. As such, not all mistakes in your essay will be corrected when leaving the consultation, and we cannot promise grades. Instead our goal is to help students focus on and better understand areas in which they are struggling within the writing process. Each consultation is 30 minutes in length, and students may schedule no more than two consultations per week. Missing scheduled appointments may result in not being able to schedule future consultations.
Located in Stone Center Room 230, the English Department Writing Center assists students, faculty, and staff at any point in the writing process, from invention to revision and offers free consultation services to improve writing skills instead of simply editing papers. Students may receive help on any writing task, including understanding assignments, brainstorming, developing ideas, organizing, integrating sources, citing properly, revising, and editing for grammar. Writing consultants also assist with APA, MLA, Chicago, and other academic styles as well as multi-modal projects, speeches, and literature, and conduct both face-to-face and online sessions.
To make a Writing Center Appointment go to: http://jsu.edu/english/jsu-writing-clinic.html
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