Groups and Programs

The Writing Centre offers a number of groups and programs focused on different types of writing and writing processes.


*All of these programs run September – April only unless otherwise noted.

Drop-in Appointments

  • What: Need a quick brainstorming session or a second set of eyes? Appointments run approximately 20 minutes and are first come, first served.
  • Who: Anyone
  • When: Monday – Friday, 2:00 – 4:00
  • Where: Writing Centre main area

Wordsmiths of Emily Carr

  • What: A club for creative writers–experienced or aspiring
  • Who: All students, regardless of experience.
  • When: Thursdays, 4:00 – 5:30PM
  • Where: Writing Centre Main Space

Letter Writing Collective Pop-up

  • What: A pop-up event where you can write and share your love of handwritten and typed letters.  We’ll provide the typewriters and stationery.
  • Who: Anyone
  • When: On a pop-up basis
  • Where: Writing Centre Main Space

Faculty Writing Group

  • What: Based on the Shut Up & Write model
  • Who: All faculty members, including sessional instructors.
  • When: TBD
  • Where: TBD