About the Writing Center

The Writing Center is located in Gowen 111. You may also contact us at
(206) 616-3354.

During Fall-Spring Quarter, our hours are:

We are open 5 days a week, Monday through Friday during the academic year (Autumn through Spring Quarters.) Our regular hours are 9:30-4:30 Monday through Thursday and 9:30-2:30 on Friday. We typically open the second week of each academic quarter and are open through Wednesday of finals week.

To schedule an appointment, click here. We offer drop-in appointments every afternoon from 1:15 to close.

During Summer Quarter, our hours are:

Mondays: 3:00-4:30
Tuesdays: 10:00-1:00
Wednesdays: 3:00-4:30
Thursdays: 9:45-12:45 & 1:30-3:45

To schedule an appointment, click here. We offer drop-in appointments on Tuesdays from 12:00-1:00 and Thursdays from 2:45-3:45.

The Writing Center is affiliated with the departments of Political Science, Law, Societies, and Justice, Jackson School of International Studies, and the Comparative History of Ideas.

Who We Are

Betsy L Cooper is a doctoral candidate in Political Science.  For the past five years, she has TA’ed various courses in Political Science, including Introduction to American Politics, Introduction to Political Theory and Constitutional Law: Civil Liberties. Betsy is available to come into classes at the request of instructors and do workshops to help students prepare for particular assignments.

Jennifer Driscoll is the incoming director of the Writing Center beginning in September 2014. A doctoral student in Political Science, she specializes in Political Theory. She is available to tutor this summer on Thursdays.