Upcoming Events

  • November 21 – 23, 2018
  • Olin Library, Level 1

The Writing Center will be closed Wednesday through Friday in observance of Thanksgiving Break.  Normal hours will resume on Sunday, November 25.

  • December 4, 2018 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • Seigle L004

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • December 12, 2018 • 1 PM – 5 PM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

Final paper or project coming up?  Come work on it during the Fall Write-In!  Sponsored by The Writing Center and Washington University Libraries, the Write-In will take place on Wednesday, December 12 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm on the first floor of Olin Library.  Writing Center staff and research librarians will be on hand to answer […]

  • December 19, 2018 • 9 PM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

The Writing Center will be closed until the start of the spring semester.

  • January 14, 2019 • 11 AM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

The Writing Center’s spring semester schedule begins.

  • February 4, 2019 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • TBD

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • February 25, 2019 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • TBD

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • March 11 – 15, 2019
  • Olin Library, Level 1

Our normal hours will resume on Sunday, March 17.

  • May 1, 2019 • 1 PM – 5 PM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

Final paper or project coming up?  Come work on it during the Spring Write-In!  Sponsored by The Writing Center and Washington University Libraries, the Write-In will take place on Wednesday, May 1 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm on the first floor of Olin Library.  Writing Center staff and research librarians will be on hand to answer […]

  • May 8, 2019 • 9 PM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

We will reopen for our summer sessions on May 21.

  • May 21, 2019 • 2 PM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

The Writing Center’s summer schedule begins.

Past Events

  • November 14, 2018 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • Seigle L004

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • November 9, 2018 • 2 PM – 3 PM
  • Simon Hall Room 017

Hosted by The Writing Center and the Department of Art History and Archaeology Need to brainstorm for your Comparison Essay? Having trouble getting started? Or do you already have an outline or draft? Come as you are! The section leaders have teamed up with The Writing Center to help you construct a compelling argument and […]

  • October 14 – 16, 2018
  • Olin Library, Level 1

The Writing Center is closed on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday for Fall Break.

  • September 13, 2018 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • Seigle 206

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • August 27, 2018 • 11 AM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

The Writing Center’s fall schedule begins today.

  • August 16, 2018 • 7 PM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

The Writing Center’s summer schedule ends today.  The fall schedule will begin on August 27 and will go live by August 24 at the latest.

  • May 22, 2018 • 12 AM – 12 AM

Summer Hours: Monday-Thursday, 2pm-7pm Friday, 2pm-5pm

  • May 2, 2018 • 1 PM – 5 PM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

Final paper or project coming up?  Come work on it during the Spring Write-In!  Sponsored by The Writing Center and Washington University Libraries, the Write-In will take place on Wednesday, May 2 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm on the first floor of Olin Library.  Writing Center staff and research librarians will be on hand to answer […]

  • March 5, 2018 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • Siegle 106

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • February 19, 2018 • 3 PM – 4:30 PM
  • DUC Goldberg Formal Lounge

Dar Williams, “one of America’s very best singer-songwriters….” (The New Yorker), muses on why some towns flourish and others fail, examining elements from the significance of history and nature to the uniting power of public spaces and food. Join us on Monday, February 19th in the Goldberg Formal Lounge at 3:00pm where Dar will share her reflections […]

  • February 6, 2018 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • Seigle L006

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • January 16, 2018 • 12 AM – 12 AM

Spring Semester Hours: Sunday-Thursday, 11am-9pm Friday, 11am-5pm

  • December 13, 2017 • 1 PM – 5 PM

Final paper or project coming up?  Come work on it during the Fall Write-In!  Sponsored by The Writing Center and Washington University Libraries, the Write-In will take place on Wednesday, December 13 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm on the first floor of Olin Library.  Writing Center staff and research librarians will be on hand to answer […]

  • November 16, 2017 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • Seigle 204

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • September 28, 2017 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • Seigle 204

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • August 28, 2017 • 11 AM – 9 PM

Fall Semester Hours: Sunday-Thursday, 11am-9pm Friday, 11am-5pm