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SEPTEMBER 05, 2022

Welcome to a new year, Oxford! The Writing Center will open for consultations on Monday, September 12 at 3PM. Feel free to drop on by without an appointment! Feeling under the weather? We'll again offer online appointment options this year (advance appointments required). 

 

If you are enrolled in English 186 or Biology 142, your Fellow may have availability sooner than the 12th. If you don't see their hours listed here, be sure to ask them in person!


APRIL 18, 2022

We're hiring! We're looking for applicants from all backgrounds who enjoy collaborating with others and who want to learn more about inclusive teaching strategies to join the Writing Center team as a Consultant, English 186 Fellow, or Bio 142 Fellow in Fall 2022. To apply, you'll need two academic writing samples, a brief statement of interest, and the names of two Emory people (including one faculty member) who can serve as references (Bio 142 applicants should be certain to request a reference from your Bio 142 professor). Applications are due Wednesday 4/20 at 11:59PM, and finalists will be invited for interviews next week. For more details, see EaglePost and our Instagram account.


MARCH 28, 2022

Feeling overwhelmed by everything you have to do before the end of the semester? Or, feeling under-inspired for final papers? We'd like to help! Drop by Pierce 237 *TONIGHT* (Monday, March 27) at 7PM for a Consultant-led workshop on combatting burnout in your writing process. RSVP at this link or just drop by: https://forms.office.com/r/5SBDG4DLkA


MARCH 01, 2022

The Writing Center (including Consultants and Fellows for both classes) will be on spring break from March 6 through March 13. If you have deadlines right after spring break, be sure to make time for your writing before then! 


JANUARY 19, 2022

Happy 2022, Oxford! The Writing Center Consultants will return for online instruction only on Sunday, January 23; the Writing Fellows will be available online beginning the second week of class. When we return to in-person learning on January 31, we will offer on-site appointments in Pierce 117 and continue to offer online appointment options. If you do not feel well or think you may have been exposed to Covid, please be certain to request an online appointment to help keep our staff safe. Thanks, and see you soon!


DECEMBER 08, 2021

The Writing Center will be open Wednesday, December 8 and Thursday, December 9. We will be closed for winter break beginning Friday, December 10. Best of luck on finals, everyone!!


NOVEMBER 23, 2021

The Writing Center will be closed for Thanksgiving break from Wednesday, November 24 through Sunday, November 28. We will re-open at 3PM on Monday, November 29. See you for the last week of class!


OCTOBER 13, 2021

Hope you had a relaxing fall break, writers! We're back in action as of today, so make an appointment today to get ahead of all those mid-term deadlines!


OCTOBER 04, 2021

The Writing Center will close for Fall Break from Friday, October 8 through Tuesday, October 12. We'll be open again on Wednesday, October 13. If you have deadlines right after the break, consider scheduling an appointment early for this week!


AUGUST 20, 2021

Welcome back, Oxford!! We'll be open both in person *and* online this semester. Looking forward to seeing you when we open on September 7!


APRIL 19, 2021

We're hiring for Fall 2021! Apply to join our Writing Center community by becoming a Writing Consultant, Bio 142 Writing Fellow, or English 186 Writing Fellow. Want to learn more? Join the online info session this Sunday, April 25 at 8PM EST (see today's Eagle Post for Zoom info). Ready to apply? Submit your materials by Sunday, May 9 at 11:59PM EST: http://oxford.emory.edu/WCApplication.


FEBRUARY 16, 2021

This semester, we're offering a new opportunity for writing support: writing groups! Join a small group of your fellow Oxford students at relaxed twice-monthly meetings where you'll have the opportunity to log dedicated writing time and work through challenges with a community of your peers. A supportive, encouraging faculty member will help you set goals, structure your work time, and discover writing and revision strategies that work well for you. Interested? Fill out a brief application form by Thursday, February 18. See EaglePost, Facebook, or Instagram for the link to the form. 

JANUARY 24, 2021

Welcome to Spring 2021! The Writing Center will re-open for appointments on Sunday, Febuary 7. You can make appointments with both Consultants and Biology 142 Writing Fellows through this system, but Bio students should check with their assigned Fellows directly if you need support before then. 


DECEMBER 11, 2020

Congratulations on reaching the end of fall semester! We're currently closed for winter break but will return after classes begin in January. 


NOVEMBER 29, 2020

Today’s the last day to apply to become a Writing Consultant or Biology 142 Writing Fellow for the spring! Applications are due by 11:59PM EST (your professors will have an extra day to send their recommendations). Submit materials via oxford.emory.edu/WCApplication


OCTOBER 29, 2020

The Writing Center will be hiring a few new Consultants and Bio 142 Writing Fellows for Spring 2021! We're looking for people who enjoy collaborating with others and those interested in learning more about writing. Stay tuned for information about an online information coming soon! Or, if you're ready to apply, complete the form here: https://oxford.emory.edu/WCApplication. Applications are due Sunday, November 29 by 11:59PM EST. 


AUGUST 18, 2020

Welcome to Fall 2020, Oxford! The Writing Center will open for appointments beginning Monday, August 31 at 3PM EST. You'll be able to book appointments a few days before that. In the meantime, make sure you're signed up for a WCOnline account using your emory.edu e-mail address. 


JULY 17, 2020

An update on Fall 2020: All Oxford Writing Center services will take place *online* during Fall 2020. Appointments will be required, and you will have the option to video, audio, and/or text chat with a consultant via Zoom. To set up an appointment, visit oxford.mywconline.com. Questions? E-mail leigh.elion@emory.edu. 


MAY 04, 2020

The Writing Center is now close for Spring 2020! We'll see you in the fall, regardless of whether Oxford is online or on campus. Happy summer, and stay safe!


MARCH 15, 2020

The Oxford Online Writing Center is coming! We'll be closed for the remainder of this week but will re-open for remote appointments only beginning Monday, March 23rd. More information to come in this space and via e-mail. If you want to speak with someone about your writing before then, please do not hesitate to reach out to Dr. Elion at leigh.elion@emory.edu.


MARCH 11, 2020

Hi Oxford students! Just a heads up that, in the unlikely event of a campus shut down due to coronavirus, the Writing Center will still be there for you. We're making plans to take our services online so that you can get all the writing support you want, even if off-campus. Watch this space for news!


MARCH 05, 2020

The Writing Center will be closed for Spring Break from Friday, March 6 through Sunday, March 15th. See you on Monday, March 16th!


JANUARY 26, 2020

Welcome to Spring 2020, Oxford! The Writing Center schedule is live and we are accepting appointments as soon as tomorrow, Monday, January 27th. Consultants can help writers interpret assignments, brainstorm ideas, develop good arguments, get organized, choose and document good outside sources, practice presentation, design posters and websites, and more! 


JANUARY 02, 2020

Happy 2020, Oxford students! The Writing Center consultants will return for the spring semester strting Monday, January 27th at 2PM. You will be able to make appointments with consultants shortly before then.


DECEMBER 18, 2019

We're closed for winter break! See you in January!


DECEMBER 11, 2019

If Reading Day leads into writing days, know that the Writing Center is open during finals! Consultants are available today, Thursday, Sunday, and Monday between 2PM and 10PM each day. 


DECEMBER 04, 2019

Need to get your final papers finished... or started? Join the Writing Center as we partner with colleges around the world for an International Write-In event this week! On Thursday, December 5 between 3PM and 6PM there will be writing consultants and librarians on hand to help you with your research papers, final presentations, business school applications, and other work. Get writing tips and feedback, or just make time to sit down and write. Catered snacks for all writers!


NOVEMBER 30, 2019

Before the holiday weekend's over, there's one more thing to be thankful for: the Writing Center is open regular hours tomorrow! Consultants are available to help you with all of those assignments due after break. 


NOVEMBER 05, 2019

If you've been thinking about applying to work for the Writing Center in the spring semester but need a little more time, there's good news! The deadline has been extended until Monday, November 11th at 11:59PM. Applicants from lots of different majors, backgrounds, identities, and skill sets are encouraged to apply; the primary job requirement is that you enjoy collaborating with your peers. To apply, you'll need two writing samples (from any Oxford class), the names of two Oxford faculty references, and a very brief letter describing your interest in the position.  For more information about the available positions, see the section of the Writing Center website labeled "For Students." To apply, go to http://oxford.emory.edu/WCApplication. If you have questions, feel free to e-mail leigh.elion@emory.edu. 


OCTOBER 28, 2019

Don't let midterm assignments haunt you this week - come to our Halloween Write-In event! Drop into the Writing Center any time between 2 and 5PM this Wednesday, October 30 to sit and work on any of your academic or personal projects. Consultations will be available with staff from the Writing Center, the Library, and Career & Couneling Services, as well as faculty who teach classes involving writing. Enjoy catering from Bon Appetit, access to lots of writing-related books and resources, and, of course, plenty of Halloween candy.


OCTOBER 21, 2019

Are you good at writing? Do you like helping others with their writing? Do you want to learn how to do both of those things better while also gaining experience that employers and grad schools love? Apply to join the community of Writing Center Consultants and Biology 142 Fellows! The Writing Center is hiring consultants and fellows for Spring 2019 and is looking for applicants from a broad range of backgrounds and disciplines. To apply, you'll need two writing samples, the names of two Oxford faculty references, and a very brief letter describing your interest in the position. Applications are due Wednesday, November 6th by 11:59PM. For more information, see the section of the Writing Center website labeled "For Students." To apply, go to http://oxford.emory.edu/WCApplication.


OCTOBER 08, 2019

FYI: the Writing Center will be closed this coming Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday (October 13, 14, 15) for fall break. We'll re-open on Wednesday the 16th at 2PM. If you have papers due right after break, a good time to come in for a consultation is... right now!


SEPTEMBER 10, 2019

The Fall 2019 schedule is live!! All Oxford students may now schedule appointments with any of our 16 consultants in advance, or drop in for a consultation! The Writing Center officially opens tomorrow, September 11, at 2PM and will be open from 2PM to 10PM Sunday through Thursday all semester. 

Bring your course assignments, internship applications, resumes, cover letters, e-mail drafts, PowerPoint presentations, posters, website designs - no matter what stage of the writing process you're in - and get expert feedback from trained sophomore consultants. 


AUGUST 26, 2019

Welcome (back) to the Oxford campus, everyone! The Oxford Writing Center will open for the year on Wednesday, September 11 at 2PM. The new Fall 2019 schedule will be live by the end of the first full week of class - keep an eye on this space!


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