The Write Room is located inside the Learning Assistance Center (RCF 340). The instructors offer free assistance in all stages of the writing process for any credit course with written assignments. Students are asked to bring a copy of the assignment and any work in progress. Students may drop in for help during the following times:
Computer-aided tutorials are open to all students. Tutoring software for all content areas, for remedial work and for skill building is available. Writing and word processing software is also readily available. There is a computer lab area in the Learning Assistance Center. Every effort is made to insure that software programs being used in the English and mathematics areas as well as other academic areas are also available in the LAC.
The Learning Assistance Center sponsors workshops each semester that are open to all students. Topics covered include study skills, the assessment of learning style, note taking, and time management, beginning word, conducting a library search, writing a research paper, and reducing test or math anxiety. Schedules of workshop offerings with times and dates are generally available by the third week of classes each semester.