Wednesday, March 18, 2020

COVID-19 and the WCC: Our services are online to help you!

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Important Update Regarding the WCC and COVID-19

March 18, 2020

A message from Clare Bermingham, Director, Writing and Communication Centre, University of Waterloo.

Dear University of Waterloo community:

Friday, March 13, 2020

COVID-19: A message from the Director of the WCC

Message from the director of the WCC

Important Message Regarding the WCC and COVID-19

Updated: March 18, 2020

A message from Clare Bermingham, Director, Writing and Communication Centre, University of Waterloo.

Dear University of Waterloo community:

Friday, March 13, 2020

Application Deadline Extended for Dissertation Boot Camp

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Dissertation Boot Camp is designed to help dissertation writers get a jump start on meeting their writing goals.

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Last day to register for Professionalism in your Communication Workshop

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Don’t wait until you’re in the workplace. Work at being professional now!  Being professional is often overlooked or forgotten while in school. Discover how to project the right professional image through knowing which mode of address and tone to use.  Get heard and taken seriously now. Register today!

Monday, March 2, 2020

Register today for the Writing Clarity Workshop

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Being the writer and editor of your work can result in difficult challenges. Through in-depth teaching you will develop strategies for revising your work, for applying correctness to your own writing, and to ensure that your writing contains a sense of clarity in addition to conciseness. Register today!

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Register today for the Clarity in Scientific Writing Workshop

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The best scientific writing is clear, concise and easily comprehended by its intended audience.

Friday, February 14, 2020

No BMH drop-in appointments during reading week

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Please note that drop-in appointments at BMH are the only drop-in appointments that will not be running during reading week. The drop-in's at DP and DC will still be running during reading week. Drop-in's will resume at BMH on February 25, 2020. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Friday, January 17, 2020

Online appointments are BACK

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We are happy to announce that online appointments are back! We apologize for the inconvience this caused, but thank you for your patience. We look forward to seeing you back online again.

Monday, January 13, 2020

Online appointments unavailable until further notice

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Due to a technological issue regarding the software used for our online appointments, we are unable to host online appointments at this time. We ask that, if possible, you make an in-person appointment instead. However, if that is not possible please email Meghan Ashdown to arrange an alternative. We apologize for the inconvenience this has caused, and will keep you posted when online appointments are up and running again. Thank you for your patience.

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Writing and Communication Centre CLOSED December 20, 2019

The Writing and Communication Centre will be closed on December 20, 2019 for a staff event. 

We will re-open on December 23, 2019.