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Writing Center consultants will assist students in learning how to:

  • Understand the assignment and professor’s expectations.
  • Brainstorm, plan, and/or organize ideas for a writing assignment.
  • Construct a thesis statement, topic sentence, or determine the focus of the paper.
  • Develop and connect supporting ideas to the main idea or thesis statement.
  • Apply proper citation methods for MLA, APA, or Chicago.
  • Take ownership of the paper and the ideas contained in the paper.
  • Develop the ability to revise independently.

Writing Center consultants will not write papers for students, proofread or edit papers, judge papers according to grade, or guarantee a quick “fix” for students' writing problems.

 

FREE WORKSHOPS (by campus):

Central Park

Preston Ridge

Spring Creek 


RESOURCES:

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SCC Writing Center Powerpoint

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CAMPUS SITES AND HOURS

Spring Creek - Plano

Room: D-203  (972) 881-5843
 
Monday-Thursday:
  8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Friday-Saturday:
  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
Walk-ins - Monday-Friday:
  as consultants are available.

Question? Comment? Suggestion?  Email us at:

sccwritingcenter@collin.edu

 

Central Park -  McKinney

Room: A104  (972) 548-6857

Monday-Thursday:
  10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

web page: CPC Writing Center

 

Preston Ridge - Frisco

Room: LH-141  (972) 377-1576

Monday - Friday:
  10:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.