Postdocs and graduate students are able to to make an appointment for a free 50-minute session with one of our senior writing advisors. You are welcome to bring any kind of academic writing, such as research proposals, grant applications, professional development plans, dissertation or thesis chapters, reports, and manuscripts. You can also bring professional writing such as CVs, letters of intent, and graduate school and job applications. Our advisors will provide useful and informed feedback whatever your stage in the writing process. We can help you get started, work on a thesis statement, build an outline, critique a draft, focus on stylistic and structural issues, and review completed work. You are also welcome to come in for a brainstorming session.
The Writing Support Centre offers free one-to-one appointments to all members of Western's community. Postdoctoral scholars, graduate students, undergraduate students, faculty, and staff members all use our services.
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The Writing Support Centre
Student Development Centre
The University of Western Ontario
Room 4100, Western Student Services Building
London, Ontario, Canada
Our hours: Monday to Friday, 9:30am - 4:30pm