Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Need the L4 competence? Take LL 153 Writing Together - Writing Well this Winter at the Loop

LL 153 Writing Together – Writing Well: A Community Approach to Academic Writing and Personal Narrative will take place at the Loop campus in the Winter Quarter 2011. Course meets Saturdays, 9AM – 1PM.

In this 6-credit course, you will:
-Earn L4 and another competence (A3A, H1X, or H2X).
-Practice your personal narrative writing skills, and learn how they can benefit your academic writing skills.
-Participate in an in-class Community Writing Workshop. You will practice your writing and get help and support from your classmates and instructors.
-Learn how writing together can improve communities.
-Learn to Write Together and Write Well!

Questions? Contact Steffanie Triller at 312-362-7631 or

Register at The syllabus for this course is available at

Monday, November 8, 2010

Finalize Your Papers with the Writing Center!

Are you finishing some of your writing projects as the end of the Autumn Quarter approaches? Why not review your work with an experienced peer from the Writing Center?

Your last chance to utilize the Writing Center's services at the Suburban Campuses is Saturday, Nov. 13th from 10 to 11:30 AM. Writing Groups facilitated by our consultants meet at the Oak Forest, O'Hare, and Naperville campuses. For more information, visit
No appointment is needed to use this service! Just show up!

The Writing Center offices at the Loop and Lincoln Park Campuses are open for regular service until Tuesday, Nov. 16. Visit for information about Face-to-Face and online tutorials. During this time, you may also submit papers for Feedback by Email.

For more information or to contact us, visit

Friday, November 5, 2010

Now Accepting Student Submissions for the SNL Writing Showcase

Consider submitting your best written work for the SNL Writing Showcase! The awards won't be given out until April 2011, but submissions are welcome all year. Students can see previous winners and download the 2010-2011 application here: