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  • They’re back!
    October 19, 2014

    They’re back!

    Drop-in appointments in the library are back, starting October 20, 2014! Appointments will be available on a first come, first served basis every week: Monday – Thursday  3:30-5:30 Bring your printed papers, your…

  • Who we are
    October 2, 2014

    Who we are

    The Writing Centre is staffed by undergraduate students, graduate students, faculty and external professionals all working together to help you with your writing. From left to right, we are: Erika Thorkelson, arts journalist…

  • Introducing Write Away!
    September 19, 2014

    Introducing Write Away!

    The Writing Centre is very pleased to announce that we have now joined Write Away, a new tutoring service for 10 BC universities and colleges. Write Away is open from Sep. 22 –…

  • The Writing Centre schedule is live!
    September 7, 2014

    The Writing Centre schedule is live!

    The Writing Centre schedule for Fall 2014 has now been posted! New this year: you can book 30 or 60 minute appointments, depending on how much help you think you need (appointments run…

  • Orientation fun!
    September 4, 2014

    Orientation fun!

    Deirdre and I had such a great time meeting so many of the new Foundation and graduate students over the past few days. It’s exciting to see so many new faces around the…

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About the Writing Centre

The Writing Centre is available to all students, staff and faculty at Emily Carr University. We work with you one on one to help you develop your reading, writing, critical thinking, and research skills. This is a free, voluntary, and confidential service.

Writing Centre instructors can help you at every stage of your writing, from developing ideas to final revision. This applies to any kind of writing, from a three line artist's statement to a thirty page academic paper.

The Writing Centre is for everyone, from novice writers to the advanced. Our tutors are highly trained to help you identify and improve those areas that are causing you the most problems with your writing.

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