Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Fall 2017 Writing Webinars

SNL Writing will continue its Writing Webinar series in Fall 2017. These faculty-led one-hour sessions focus on specific areas of writing and are designed to help students at any stage of their academic journey at SNL.

  • Academic Toolkit – Getting Started:  Wednesday, Sept. 20: 7:00pm-8:00pm

  • Top 5 Grammar Mistakes: Wednesday, Oct. 4: 5:00pm-6:00pm

  • Citation Basics: Friday, Oct. 20, 2017: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

For more information contact:

Friday, June 16, 2017

Writing Center Summer Hours

The University Center for Writing-based Learning (UCWbL) will open for Summer Quarter on June 13 at the Loop Center location only.
Loop Campus Writing Center
(312) 362-6726

Monday: 10am-5pm
Tuesday: 10am-5pm
Wednesday: 10am-5pm
Thursday: 10am-5pm
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Click here for step-by-step instructions on how to register and make an appointment. Be sure to select the correct campus from the drop-down box at the top of the WCOnline scheduler when making an appointment online. Call either Writing Center with questions or concerns.

Monday, May 22, 2017

2 More Opportunities to Get Help at a Writing Boot Camp!

Do you have an incomplete grade? A final project that is dragging on? A current assignment that needs help?

Get help and finish your assignments or writing projects at one of this quarter's two remaining SNL Writing Boot Camps.

To register or for more information contact: with your desired session.  

Walk-ins are welcome! Walk-ins are encouraged!

To find out more about SNL Writing Boot Camps, watch LaTrice Jones, an SNL student, discuss her experience with SNL Writing Boot Camps:

*REMAINING* Boot Camp Dates and Locations
Wed., May 24, 2017: 5:30pm-9pm         Loop, 14 E. Jackson, Lab 1327
Sat. June 3, 2017: 9am-1pm                     Loop, ​14 E. Jackson, Lab 1325

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Winning Writing Showcase Entries Now Online

We're still celebrating all of this year's SNL Writing Showcase participants and our guests at Writing Showcase Live! It's not too early to start thinking about next year, eitherclick here to download an application form for the 2018 Writing Showcase and submit it to anytime before April 1.

Be sure to check out the winning entries from 2017, too, which are now posted (with permission) on SNL's Writing Guide. Scroll to the bottom of the linked page and click on "Writing Showcase Winners" to reveal outstanding work from 2016 and 2017.

More information about SNL's Writing Showcase and other SNL Writing events can be found on the SNL Writing Guide. Happy writing!