At the Writing Center, our goal is to make you a better writer. We do this through one-on-one consultation. Our feedback consists of close reading or analysis of your written work, including suggestions for developing your work. We focus primarily on ideas and how they are communicated in writing. We don't edit or proofread, but we do teach the skills that writers need in order to revise and edit their own work. The consultation session can provide enlightenment and energy to help you improve as a writer.
For students and residents, we offer the following services:
For faculty, we offer the following services:
The Writing Center is part of the Division of Student Services. Our service is free for all KUMC students and residents. We offer a range of resources to help you reach success in writing. Success in your field depends on constant improvement—and writing plays a major part in that process.
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For faculty who wish to encourage students to use the Writing Center services, we offer the following statement for inclusion to their course syllabus:
The KUMC Writing Center offers students and residents a welcoming place for discussing writing. Staffed by Graduate Writing Specialist Andrés Rodríguez, the Center offers free tutoring on writing assignments, workshops and presentations, resources, writing groups, and more. The goal is to make students more effective, confident writers by providing feedback on their work and advice on their writing process. The Writing Center has two locations: 1020B Student Center and Dykes Library G011. Appointments can be made online (email@example.com or https://medconsult.kumc.edu) or by phone (913-945-8477). Visit the Writing Center website: www.kumc.edu/student-services/counseling-and-educational-support-services/services/writing-services.html.