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Judges Grand Awards and People's Choice Awards in six categories.

  • Research papers
  • Journalism
  • Electronic media
  • Creative writing
  • Photos
  • World languages
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Elon launches major writing initiative

Elon is embarking on a major initiative that will significantly enhance the writing abilities of all Elon students and establish writing as a signature experience of every student’s Elon education.

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Extended Writing Center Sessions

Writing Center sessions have been increased to 45-minutes, so students, faculty and staff will have more time to work with consultants on their academic, professional, extra-curricular, or personal writing.

 

Online Appointment Scheduling 

You can now make an appointment with a Writing Center consultant using our online scheduling software. See the Center for Writing Excellence or Writing Center website for details, and make sure you select the correct location (our main location is in Belk library and we have satellite locations in the Multicultural Center and the Business School).

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 Writing Center Consultant Training

Did you know that all of the Writing Center consultants take a rigorous academic course, "Writing Center Workshop," that prepares them to help people with writing from different disciplines and in different genres? Consultants are also prepared to give you feedback on your visual and multimedia projects.

 

 

Writing News

In My Words: Eric Holder - Unpopular for all the right reasons

Associate Professor Prudence Layne writes in regional newspapers about the legacy of outgoing U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and his role in addressing racial inequalities in the United States.

In My Words: Boy, time flies

After his only child moved away this fall to college, Associate Professor Thomas Nelson writes in regional newspapers about the passage of time and how life fulfillment must now come from new sources.

In My Words: U.S. has moral imperative to help children at the border

Elon University professors Mathew Gendle and Carmen Monico co-authored a newspaper guest column in which they argue U.S. actions played a role in the nation's southern border crisis and that all citizens have an obligation to aid children fleeing their homes in Central America.

In My Words: Coal ash legislation shows the political system can work

Associate Professor Dave Gammon gives credit in regional newspapers to North Carolina lawmakers who recently passed a law that helps prevent future coal ash spills like the one earlier this year that polluted the state's Dan River.

In My Words: America must midwife an independent Palestine

Professor Tom Arcaro writes for regional newspapers about the need for the United States to take a leadership role in the creation of a Palestinian state, which he argues will promote regional stability and make America more secure.

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