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May 17, 2018

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The Weekly Writer

This summer, the Weekly Writer is published every two weeks while classes are in session. As always, please share this information with anyone who might be interested.

Writing Lab News & Events

Summer Hours

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Our trained tutors assist all undergraduate and graduate students working on any writing project, in any stage of the writing process, May 14 - August 2. Online and in-person sessions are available.


The Writing Lab offers free workshops for all Purdue students, staff, and faculty to get hands-on practice with different aspects of writing in an interactive, small-group setting.

Résumés and CVs—May 22
Revising Your Sentences—June 5
Citing and Documenting your Sources—June 19
Personal Statements—July 3
Résumés and CVs—July 17
Abstracts and Conference Proposals—July 31

All workshops are held in HEAV 220, 12:30 - 1:30 PM. Registration is required, so visit our online schedule and choose the "Group Workshops" schedule from the menu.

Conversation Groups

Visit our daily conversation groups to enhance your English language skills. Groups are free and open to Purdue students, staff, and faculty.

Mondays: 10:30 - 11:30 AM
Tuesdays (TV Snack Chat): 2:00 - 3:00 PM
Wednesdays: 10:30 - 11:30 AM
Thursdays: 2:00 - 3:00 PM

Held in HEAV 220 May 14th - August 2nd. Walk-ins welcome!

Hours of Operation

Summer 2018

May 14 – Aug 2

Main Location

Heavilon Hall, Room 226

Mon – Thurs
9 AM – 4 PM

9 AM – 1 PM

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Writing Tip of the Week

"Go back to your essays a day after finishing to edit."

-Devin M., Tutor

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Tutoring Schedule & Locations

Schedule a tutoring appointment at any location or register for our group programs with our online scheduler.

Please note: If you have issues logging in, please call the Writing Lab for assistance scheduling your appointment. We've prepared a helpful guide to using our online scheduler, WCO, for the first time.

Virtual Hours (Summer 2021)

Monday-Friday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Limited face-to-face consultations available by appointment. Please check WCO for availability.

Contact us

Phone: (765) 494-3723
Fax: (765) 494-3780

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