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The Ferrum College Writing Center is available to all students seeking to improve their writing projects. The Writing Center welcomes students at all levels of ability and in all diciplines/majors. English faculty members staff the Writing Center and will respond to individual questions about writing strategies, organization, development, style, mechanics, or any other writing issues.

» Check out our online writing resources!



Writing Center Hours

These hours are effective during Spring 2010. Student Tutors may be available at other hours - see the tutoring page for details.

Day of Week Opens at Closes at
Monday 1:30 PM 5:00 PM
Tuesday 1:00 PM 8:00 PM
Wednesday 1:30 PM 5:00 PM
Thursday 1:00 PM 8:00 PM
Friday 1:30 PM 2:30 PM
Saturday Closed --
Sunday Closed --


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Where is the Writing Center?

The Writing Center is located on the main floor of Stanley Library.

Why should I visit the Writing Center?

We encourage students to visith the Center for assistance at any stage of the writing process: we can help you with brainstorming, planning, researching, documenting, drafting, and revising.

Writing Center Faculty

The Writing Center is staffed by these Ferrum College faculty members:
  • » Karen Duddy
  • » Allison Harl
  • » Melvin Macklin


Writing Resources Online

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Coming Soon
More writing resources online will be available soon. For now check out the Online Writing Lab from Perdue University.