Services

Writing

  • Sentence sense
  • Language use
  • Grammar guidelines

The Whole Composition

  • The writing process (stages of)
    • Prewriting/brainstorming
    • Outlining
    • Drafting
    • Revision
  • Formulating a thesis statement
  • Paragraph development
  • Organization
  • Coherence/Unity
  • Elements of rhetoric
    • Purpose
    • Audience awareness
  • Rhetorical modes
    • Narration, description, illustration, comp/contrast, argument
  • Research
    • Source evaluation
    • Source integration
    • Documentation
  • Plagiarism problems

Thinking

  • Logic basics
  • Critical thinking/analysis
  • Assignment interpretation
  • Close reading and textual interpretation

Work

  • Cover letters
  • Resumes
  • Business letters
  • Memos