The centre provides free, academic support for students, faculty, staff, and alumni.
We offer in-person, one-on-one tutoring, as well as workshops, in-class presentations, and online support.
11am-4pm - 115 Burke Building
5pm-8pm - in the Atrium, outside the Library
4th Annual Writing Centre Scrabble Smackdown Tournament Report!
10 teams, 22 players, 100s of words, and one Wordsmith of Saint Mary's
Congratulations to Ron and Gord aka team Exotic Quixotics for claiming the title!
New Geography APA Style Guide now available
This new guide will help in preparing assignments in Geogrpahy, including help with plagiarism avoidance, citation, and formatting, as well as providing submission guidelines. Also included is a sample paper.
It is available online, and paper copies may be picked up in the writing centre.
How to Cite Social Media in APA Style (Twitter, Facebook, and Google+)
Why never use wikipedia as a reliable source of information - Revenge, ego and the corruption of Wikipedia (Salon.com)
70 Useful Sentences for Academic Writing (ThinkELT.com)
Tips for Writing Effective MBA Essays (MBA.com)
Comments from students
"Such moments boost our confidence in our academic work before we even hand it over to our profs."
"This service has been very beneficial to me, and I will recommend it to my fellow students at the EMBA program."
"I was really unprepared, and she was still able to assist me in the writing of my thesis statement, and I am now coming in to write an introductory paragraph."
The Writing Centre,
Rm 115, Burke Building,
Saint Mary's University,
923 Robie Street,
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3C3
email@example.com | 902-491-6202
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