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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

Book by Michael Matthews explores role of music and poetry in modern Mexico

In "Mexico in Verse: A History of Music, Rhyme, and Power", Associate Professor of History Michael Matthews, along with Stephen Neufeld of Cal State Fullerton, use music and poetry to gain access to the worldviews and beliefs of ordinary people often overlooked in the historical narrative. 

In My Words: Sun rises to take on climate change

In the lead up to Earth Day 2015, Associate Professor Dave Gammon writes for regional newspapers about the falling costs of solar energy and the bright news ahead for both the environment and industry.

Writing Center - Senior Seminar Appointments

Visit the Writing Center at any of our three locations to work on your Senior Seminar Projects!

In My Words: Avoid a job in journalism? Not so fast

Associate Professor Anthony Hatcher and Kaitlin Ugolik '09 co-authored a column for regional newspapers in defense of journalists and the vital role they play in creating an informed democracy.

In 'Parody and Palimpsest,' a look at the playfulness of a popular author

Elon University Assistant Professor Sarah L. Glasco’s first book explores the way a diverse mix of writers and artists shaped Jean-Philippe Toussaint’s stories and how the popular Belgian author references literature and film in his novels to expose readers to other cultures.

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