Thursday, September 26, 2013

Research assistance is now available from librarians at the Writing Center!

We now have research librarians available at the Writing Center on Monday and Tuesday afternoons to help with all of your research needs!  Look for appointments available with Research Librarians 1, 2, 3, and 4 marked "For Research Help ONLY."

Not sure whether you need a research librarian or a writing tutor?  Click here to figure it out!

Monday, September 16, 2013

For a sharper mind and a bigger heart, read!

Did you know that reading for pleasure can not only improve your mind, but can also increase your ability to put yourself in another's place emotionally?  In a recent Time magazine article, Annie Murphy Paul cites evidence from two Canadian studies that suggest, in the words of her headline, that "Reading Literature Makes Us Smarter and Nicer."  Interested?  Read more at http://ideas.time.com/2013/06/03/why-we-should-read-literature/

Thursday, September 12, 2013

You can now get a Writing Center Online icon on the home screen of your smart phone.

Do you love the Writing Center schedule so dearly that you want it close to you at all times?  Now, you can get a Writing Center Online icon on the home screen of your smart phone/mobile device.  Just follow the instructions here: Writing Center Online App