Department of Writing and Rhetoric

Write Here, Write Now.

The Oxford Campus Writing Center is excited to host weekly workshops on a variety of topics for student writers. These workshops, lead by Oxford Writing Center consultants, are designed to help you better your skills as a writer, and learn about topics you might not cover in detail in the classroom

Workshops take place on each Tuesday of the regular semester at 4:00 PM in the Oxford Writing Center (310 J.D. Williams Library)

Fall 2012 Schedule


9/4 Writing your First College Paper
9/11 Using Online Tutorials vs. Face-to-Face Tutorials
9/18 Understanding Writing Assignments
9/25 Being a Critical Reader, Thinker, and Writer in College


10/2 The Writing Process – and How to Use It
10/9 Understanding Teachers’ Comments and Marks
10/16 Higher Order Concerns vs. Lower Order Concerns
10/23 Making It All “Flow” – How to Get There from and Back Again
10/30 Avoiding Procrastination


11/6 APA Documentation Style for Beginners
11/13 Grammer, Spilling, and Proovreading
10/27 Writing Essays for Exams (last day of classes)