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Summer Writing Center Tutoring Begins on May 9

The Jones White Writing Center is offering summer tutoring to students for all three terms, including graduate editing.

Collaborative Community Writing Center a Success

New this year, the Jones White Writing Center and Indiana Free Library collaborated to offer a series of workshops and open tutoring to the greater Indiana community.

Graduate Writing Groups Forming for Summer 2022

Graduate students engaged in independent thesis/dissertation writing are encouraged to sign up for a Graduate Writing Group through the Jones White Writing Center for the summer 2022 semester.

Yim Wins Peer Choice Award in Three-Minute Thesis Competition

The Jones White Writing Center is proud to announce that Andrew Yim, assistant director, has won the Peer Choice award at the 2022 Three-Minute Thesis competition.

Yim Featured in Rhetoric Podcast

Andrew Yim, second-year Composition and Applied Linguistics student and assistant director of the Jones White Writing Center, discusses his experiences with tutoring international students and strategies in the academic job market.

Writing Center Tutor, Fulbright Scholar Diallo Highlighted in Local Newspaper

MA-TESOL candidate and Writing Center tutor Ramata Diallo discusses her journey to IUP with the Indiana Gazette.

Reminder: Thesis and Dissertation Writing Boot Camp

A reminder for interested graduate students to pre-register for the spring 2022 Thesis and Dissertation Writing Boot Camp.

Writing Center Seeks Tutors for Upcoming Academic Year

The Jones White Writing Center is sharing an exciting employment opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students.

Yim Featured in “Pedagogue” Podcast

Andrew Yim, 2nd year CAL student and assistant director of the Jones White Writing Center, discusses his teaching methods and tutoring experience on the “Pedagogue” podcast.

Writing Center Offers Workshop for Research Appreciation Week

In support of IUP's research initiatives and Research Appreciation Week events, the Jones White Writing Center will offer a special workshop on Academic Oral Presentations.

Vigil for Peace Planned for Tuesday

Open to the campus community, a vigil for peace will be held on March 1, 2022, in Jane Leonard Hall, Room 225 and online via Zoom.

Reminder: Community Writing Center this Wednesday

The Community Writing Center debuts this Wednesday, February 23, 2022. This free service is sponsored by the Jones White Writing Center and Indiana Free Library and is open to the public.

Community Writing Center Opens its Doors with Free Tutoring for Greater Indiana Community

Announcing the first-ever Community Writing Center, open to the greater Indiana community and sponsored by the Jones White Writing Center and the Indiana Free Library.

Spring 2022 Thesis/Dissertation Boot Camp

Information, schedule, and date for the spring 2022 Thesis/Dissertation Boot Camp for graduate students.

Reminder: Free Book Club

Reminder to interested staff, students, and faculty to sign up for the Jones White Writing Center's free book club by Sunday, February 6.

Writing Center and Indiana Free Library Partner for Community Writing Center Initiative

The Jones White Writing Center and the Indiana Free Library have collaborated to offer a Community Writing Center for adults and children in the Indiana community.

Writing Center Debuts Free Book Club

New for spring 2022, the Jones White Writing Center invites all students, staff, and faculty to join their free book club!

Writing Center Announces Spring 2022 Wednesday Workshop Schedule

The Jones White Writing Center will be hosting Wednesday Workshops each week throughout the Spring 2022 semester.

Graduate Writing Groups Forming for Spring 2022

Graduate students engaged in independent thesis/dissertation writing are welcome to sign up for a Graduate Writing Group through the Jones White Writing Center for the spring 2022 semester.

Writing Center Tutoring Begins on January 24

The Jones White Writing Center will be open for online and face-to-face tutorials starting January 24, 2022, and continuing through the end of Finals Week.

Driscoll Consults with Czech Republic Universities

Dana Lynn Driscoll, Professor of English and Director of the Jones White Writing Center has been consulting on a multi-year project with colleagues from the Czech Republic.

More Than 350 Attend Research Writing Party

The inaugural Research Writing Party, co-sponsored by the Jones White Writing Center and IUP Libraries, was a huge success with more than 350 attendees. Students from all disciplines played games, learned about student-centered research and writing services, and enjoyed refreshments and a visit from the Just Paws therapy dogs.

Thesis and Dissertation Boot Camp a Success

The Jones White Writing Center celebrates a successful Thesis/Dissertation Boot Camp with nearly 80 attendees. The camp offered several different tutorials for graduate writers or those who are about to begin the writing process.

Reminder: Research Writing Party this Thursday!

A reminder to students to please attend the Research Writing Party sponsored by the IUP Libraries and Jones White Writing Center.

Research Writing Party!

Announcing a Research Writing Party, held by the Jones White Writing Center and IUP Libraries, on Thursday, October 21 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. There will be free refreshments, prizes, and breakout sessions for students to participate in.