Spring 2016 at Writers' Corner


Spring 2016: Printable Schedule (PDF) 

Writers' Corner Policies and Procedures

Tutoring vs. Proofreading, or What Does it Mean that Tutors Don't Proofread?

Westmont College Plagiarism Policy

NEWS: This spring, Westmont will host a Tutor Conference for the Southern California Writing Centers Association. The conference theme is Believing and Doubting: Writing Center Ethics, People, and Practices. We look forward to welcoming regional writing center tutors and directors to our campus.

Writers' Corner Schedule: Spring 2016

Writers' Corner, Westmont’s writing center, is located in the library’s Learning Commons (VL 215).

NEW! MAKE AN APPOINTMENT at  https://westmont.mywconline.com/

P.M. hours

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

4:00-5:00

CLOSED

Katherine Kwong

Annmarie Rodriguez

Holli Morrow

Cat Siu

5:00-6:00

CLOSED

Katherine Kwong

Annmarie Rodriguez

Holli Morrow

Cat Siu

6:00-7:30

CLOSED

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7:30-8:00

Meredith Monke

Katherine Kwong

Rachel Phillips

Holli Morrow

Cat Siu

8:00-9:00

Meredith Monke

Katherine Kwong/ Matthew Maler

Rachel Phillips

Holli Morrow/ Martin Hill

Cat Siu

9:00-10:00

Meredith Monke/ Matthew Maler

Matthew Maler

Rachel Phillips/ Wendy Waldrop

Martin Hill

Wendy Waldrop

10:00-11:00

Matthew Maler

Matthew Maler

Wendy Waldrop

Martin Hill

Wendy Waldrop

Clients with appointments are given first priority; drop-in clients are also welcome.
All tutorials are free of charge.
We are closed for the first week of classes, for college holidays, and during Finals Week.

Writers’ Corner tutors are strong writers who are nominated and trained by our faculty. They are happy to assist their peers with a range of writing concerns:

  • Genres of writing (understanding assignment prompts)
  • Invention (getting started)
  • Arrangement (getting organized)
  • Thesis statements
  • Paragraph development and structure
  • Integrating sources
  • Common citation styles (MLA, APA, and Chicago/Turabian)
  • Sentence style (grammar, mechanics, etc.)

Tutors are pursuing majors and minors in the following subjects:

  • Martin Hill: Biology, English
  • Katherine Kwong: English, Liberal Studies
  • Matthew Maler: English, Philosophy, Religious Studies
  • Meredith Monke: English
  • Holli Morrow: English
  • Rachel Phillips: English
  • Annmarie Rodriguez: English, Religious Studies
  • Cat Siu: Biology, English
  • Wendy Waldrop: Art, English

Questions? Contact Dr. Sarah Skripsky (sskripsky@westmont.edu, x6122). clip_image002_001