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The Writing Program

About the Program

 

Our Mission

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The Cook Family Writing Program offers courses at every level—from introductory to advanced—to ensure that Northwestern undergraduates have ample opportunities to learn to write clearly and persuasively. We also work with faculty across the University to help their students become more effective writers.

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Highlights

 

The Writing Place

 
The Writing Place is Northwestern’s center for peer writing consultations. Whether you are writing a paper for a class, composing application letters and essays, or working on some other writing project, a Writing Place consultant can help you at any stage of the writing process, from talking about ideas to developing a plan to revising and editing a draft.

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Events

 

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News

 
Writing Program Essay Awards
Writing Program Celebrates Jeannie Herrick
Graduate Assistant Added to Graduate Writing Place Staff
Write Night event a success
Writing Program celebrates Penny Hirsch's 40 years at Northwestern

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