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Contact the Purdue OWL and Writing Lab Staff

Please note that we no longer accept questions about writing, citation, or grammar via e-mail. If you are affiliated with Purdue, you can get help by scheduling an appointment with a tutor.

Note also: Resources reflecting the new seventh edition of the APA Manual are scheduled to be published early Spring 2020.

Harry Denny - Director

Do you have questions about the Purdue Writing Lab? Contact our director with questions about the Purdue Writing Lab and about how it can collaborate on research, community engagement, and enhancing teaching and learning.

Vicki Kennell - Associate Director

Do you have a question about graduate and/or multilingual writer support? Contact Vicki Kennell.

Our associate director coordinates resources and programs for multilingual writing support, develops programs for graduate writing support, participates in staff education for writing consultants, and responds to inquiries about multilingual and graduate writing issues.

Tammy Conard-Salvo - Associate Director

Do you have questions about undergraduate writers and writing tutors or any of the Writing Lab's virtual offerings? Contact Tammy Conard-Salvo.

Our associate director manages undergraduate tutor recruitment and mentoring, teaches one of the tutor training courses, and is involved with administering online tutoring and other virtual support.

Joseph Forte - OWL Coordinator

Have a question about OWL content or copyrights? The OWL Coordinator manages the content development of the OWL, handles requests for copyrights and other OWL-related questions, and works with other Writing Lab coordinators on OWL-related projects. Feel free to contact OWL Coordinator with OWL feedback, suggestions, and requests for usage.


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  • Due to the high volume of coordinator messages, please allow at least one to two weeks for a response.

Tony Bushner - OWL Webmaster

Please note: Due to recent infrastructure/back-end maintenance, there will be a slight delay in receiving responses to Webmaster messages. 

Have a question about the technical aspects of the OWL? The Purdue OWL Webmaster is in charge of all online services brought to you by the OWL. Please use the contact form below for inquiries regarding the technology behind the OWL, technical problems, and online accessability support.


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