How to schedule a distance appointment If you are enrolled in an online course and you are not on campus, you can meet with a Writing Center tutor via Zoom. Writing Center tutors cannot predict what grade your instructor will give you on a particular piece of writing.
Should I schedule a conference or go to drop-in hours? Our schedule tends to fill up quickly during busy weeks of the semester. The Writing Center is staffed by trained tutors Harvard undergraduates and graduate students who provide individual conferences to students working on any writing assignment.
You can simply ask your instructor to email you this permission and then you can show it to us. How to contact us The best way to reach us is to email us at dcewriting gmail. Writing tutors are not editors. Writing Center tutors are trained to read academic papers critically and with an eye towards strengthening an argument.
Tutors are also available for consultations on college application essays and graduate school application essays. Will a tutor edit my English for me? How to schedule an appointment and when to drop in without an appointment You can schedule an appointment by visiting our online scheduler at wcscheduler.
Will you tell my instructor I visited the Writing Center? Can you tell me what grade I will get on my paper? Our online scheduler will allow you to book a maximum of two appointments each week.
Can I come to the Writing Center every day? You can come with ideas, notes, or a draft. Writing Center conferences are confidential.
Frequently asked questions Why would I want to meet with a writing tutor? We will not discuss your conference, or the fact that you came here for a conference, with your instructor.
Simply note "distance student" or "Zoom conference" in the "topic" field of the scheduler. We are here to help you express your ideas clearly and to help you learn the conventions of academic writing. Tutors can only discuss a take-home exam with you if you bring written permission from your instructor that explicitly states that you are allowed to come to the Writing Center.
We will send you a link to the Zoom room for your conference.The Harvard Summer School Writing Center is open to all registered Summer School students, whether you are studying on campus or online.
The Writing Center is staffed by trained tutors (Harvard undergraduates and graduate students) who provide individual conferences to students working on any writing assignment.
Tutors are also available. Learn about the Writing Center's offerings for Harvard Extension School students. The Writing Center is open to all Harvard College students. You're welcome to come to the Writing Center at any stage of the writing process.
Harvard Writing Resources Strategies for Essay Writing: These concise explanations provide advice on some fundamental elements of academic writing. The Writing Center also offers help with fellowship and graduate school applications, and special help for senior thesis writers.
The Writing Center is open by appointment from 9 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday, with evening drop-in hours from 7 to 9 pm, Monday through Thursday, in the Barker Center; and 7 to 9 pm on Sundays in various locations.
The Center for Writing and Communicating Ideas seeks to provide GSAS students with the means to enhance the clarity and depth of their communications. In doing so, it supports a vision of the leading role of GSAS research in the world.Download