The Writing Fellows are specially trained peer tutors who work with writers in all disciplines. Writing Fellows staff the Writing Center (located on the second floor of Barnard Hall); they are also attached to various Barnard College courses.
Writers of all skill levels and in all disciplines are welcome to use the Writing Center. Excellent writers who understand the value of feedback use the Writing Center. First-year students writing First-Year English/First-Year Seminar papers use the Writing Center, as do seniors writing senior theses and students for whom English is a second language. Writing Fellows themselves often use the Writing Center.
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Spring 2016 Drop-In Hours
Monday, 4/25: 9AM-12PM, 6-7PM
Tuesday, 4/26: 12-1PM
Wednesday, 4/27: 10AM-12PM, 2-4PM
Thursday, 4/28: 10AM-1PM, 6-7PM
Monday, 5/2: 6-7PM
To accommodate as many students as possible when conferences are in highest demand, Writing Fellows offer drop-in hours around midterms and finals each semester. Like any other appointment in the Writing Center, students are welcome to come at any stage in the writing process.
Please note that while no appointment is necessary for drop-in hours, students are conferenced on a first-come, first-serve basis. For a guaranteed appointment, please reserve an appointment online.
Photo credit: Melissa Itzkowitz, BC '13
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Writing Center Rooms:
223 and 224 Barnard Hall*
Writing Program Office:
222 Barnard Hall
New York, NY 10027
*When arriving for an appointment in the Writing Center, please use the south entrance on the 2nd floor of Barnard Hall (the side closest to Sulzberger Hall). Have a seat on the green couches, and your Writing Fellow will come out to greet you at the start time of your appointment.