Category Writing Centre News

Publication || The Once and Future Writing Centre

Two new articles have been published in the Canadian Journal for the Study of Discourse and Writing. In “The Once and Future Writing Centre: A Reflection and Critique,” Anthony Paré reflects on his career, much of it spent running a writing centre at McGill. Here is the abstract: Despite nearly four decades of teaching and […]

News story || UBC Writing Centre to shut down tutorial services (The Ubyssey)

UBC Writing Centre to shut down tutorial services By Samantha McCabe | March 14, 2016, Starting September 2016, the UBC Writing Centre’s tutoring services will no longer be in operation for undergraduate and graduate students wanting help with their academic essay writing. “Although the Writing Centre’s role with the tutoring service will be discontinued in […]

Writing centre manager position cut | Laurier University “reducing its workforce”

Laurier University press release – Laurier makes workforce reductions to help address budget challenges The Record article – Laurier faculty members feel ‘absolutely gutted’ by staff cuts CTVNews piece – Wilfrid Laurier University cuts 22 positions amid financial difficulties Twitter – ‪#‎mourning22‬