University Writing Center <br />Brian Roberts<br />Britnee Marshall <br />Anthony Asay <br />
About the University Writing Center <br /><ul><li>The University Writing Center is a FREE service to UCF students availabl...
Orlando
Daytona Beach
Cocoa</li></li></ul><li>Using the Writing Center <br /><ul><li>The UWC is a peer-consultation resource
There are several types of consultations:
Face-to-face
Phone
Online chat </li></ul>Whatever works best for you… <br /><ul><li>It is important to remember that these meetings can take ...
Students may schedule appointments through TutorTrac or by phone
Once an appointment has been made, students participate in an individualized 30-minute or 60-minute meeting with a trained...
Students can make an appointment or drop in any time they are open
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UCF University Writing Center

  1. 1. University Writing Center <br />Brian Roberts<br />Britnee Marshall <br />Anthony Asay <br />
  2. 2. About the University Writing Center <br /><ul><li>The University Writing Center is a FREE service to UCF students available in 3 locations
  3. 3. Orlando
  4. 4. Daytona Beach
  5. 5. Cocoa</li></li></ul><li>Using the Writing Center <br /><ul><li>The UWC is a peer-consultation resource
  6. 6. There are several types of consultations:
  7. 7. Face-to-face
  8. 8. Phone
  9. 9. Online chat </li></ul>Whatever works best for you… <br /><ul><li>It is important to remember that these meetings can take place at any stage in the writing process, from brainstorming to final editing</li></li></ul><li>Make an Appointment <br /><ul><li>Once a type of consultation has been decided on, the next step is to make an appointment
  10. 10. Students may schedule appointments through TutorTrac or by phone
  11. 11. Once an appointment has been made, students participate in an individualized 30-minute or 60-minute meeting with a trained writing consultant(Small group appointments are also available)
  12. 12. Students can make an appointment or drop in any time they are open
  13. 13. Make sure to bring details about the assignment along with notes and any drafts
  14. 14. Important note*If you miss 3 appointments, you will be locked out for any future appointments! So manage your time wisely. </li></li></ul><li>What to Expect <br /><ul><li>UWC student clients can expect to receive:
  15. 15. Help overcoming writer's block
  16. 16. Developing critical thinking skills
  17. 17. Understanding the material to be written
  18. 18. Planning
  19. 19. Organizing
  20. 20. Revising
  21. 21. Editing papers
  22. 22. Designing oral presentations</li></li></ul><li>UWC on the Web<br /><ul><li>Visit the website! www.uwc.ucf.edu
  23. 23. From any computer with internet access, you should be able to:
  24. 24. Chat with your consultant
  25. 25. Make session notes on your paper in Screen Share
  26. 26. Have instant access to UWC handouts and other helpful resources
  27. 27. See your consultant in real time
  28. 28. List of faculty and staff </li></li></ul><li>Offices <br /><ul><li>Visit our office!
  29. 29. Orlando
  30. 30. Module 8-608 (Main UWC location), near the Communications Building and behind Classroom 1
  31. 31. Summer Hours:</li></ul>Monday–Thursday: 11 a.m.–7 p.m.<br />Friday: 11 a.m.–3 p.m.<br /><ul><li>Library Room 359 (Additional location)
  32. 32. Summer Hours: </li></ul>Tuesday–Wednesday: 12 p.m.–6 p.m.<br />E-mail: uwc@ucf.edu<br />Phone: 407-823-2197<br />Fax: 407-823-3007<br />Mail: <br />The University Writing Center<br />University of Central Florida<br />P.O. Box 161347<br />Orlando, FL 32816-1347<br />
  33. 33. Offices Continued…<br /><ul><li>Daytona Beach
  34. 34. Closed for the Summer</li></ul>E-mail: uwc@ucf.edu or Barbara.Kyle@ucf.edu<br />Phone: 386-506-4025<br />Fax: 321-433-7908<br />Mail:<br />The UniversityWriting Center<br />Building 140 - Room 102<br />1200 W. International Speedway Blvd.<br />Daytona Beach, FL 32114<br />
  35. 35. Offices Continued…<br /><ul><li>Cocoa
  36. 36. Closed for the Summer </li></ul>E-mail: uwc@ucf.edu or Barbara.Kyle@ucf.edu<br />Phone 321-433-7873<br />Fax: 321-433-7908<br />Mail:
BCC-UCF Writing Center<br />Joint-Use Library, Room 221<br />1519 Clearlake Road<br />Cocoa, FL 32922<br />
  37. 37. QUIZ TIME! <br />1. Where are the three main UWC locations? <br />Orlando, Daytona, and Cocoa <br />2.What are the three ways of communicating with UWC?<br />face-to-face, phone, online chat <br />3. Name two of the many ways UWC can assist you in your writing assignment? <br />help overcoming writer's block, developing critical thinking skills, understanding the material to be written, planning, organizing, revising, editing papers, or designing oral presentations<br />
  38. 38. Quiz Continued…<br />4. How many missed appointments are you allowed before you are locked out of appointment making? <br />Three!<br />5. Name one of the two office locations in UCF Orlando? <br />Module 8-608 (Main UWC location), near the Communications Building and behind Classroom 1 or Library Room 359 <br />
  39. 39. GREAT JOB! <br />Go Knights!<br />

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