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Student Tutor Guides

The guides on this page are intended to help student tutors working in the On-Campus Writing Lab as they consult with other student writers. Please contact with any queries.

Consulting with Graduate Students

The purpose of this guide is to aid undergraduate students who will assist graduate-level writers as part of their work in the On-Campus Writing Lab. It gives an introduction to genres common in graduate writing and describes a series of strategies for understanding the common "moves" in these genres. These include the Creating a Research Space (CARS) model.

Download the Consulting with Graduate Students Guide (PDF)

Date of current edition: August 2018