Help with Assignments
The Writing Centre offers free 30-minute consultations to help students with any written assignments and to review their EWP Exam.
To all Bishop’s students:
Where: The Writing Centre is located in MacKinnon 125.
How: Use the online booking system. Click the ‘Book it!’ button below. Bring a printed, double-spaced copy of your assignment to the appointment.
When: Appointments are available from Mondays to Fridays.
What: Get help with planning, organizing, outlining, sentence structure, grammar, referencing and citations.
Why: Improve your writing skills, learn helpful writing strategies, cite and reference correctly, and practice for the EWP Exam.
Please note that the Writing Centre is closed over the summer months. EWP exams can be reviewed beginning in late August, and full services resume in September. If you have any questions, please email the coordinator (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Workshops – Fall and Winter Semesters
Dates and times will be posted during the semester.
All Workshops are free.
How to Write Letters of Intent for Graduate School applications
- How to get started
- What to include
- Essay structure
- What to do and not do
How to Write a Research Paper
- Finding a focus
- Writing thesis statements
- Taking notes and finding resources
- Organizing your information
How to Plan an Essay
- Developing your ideas
- Using examples
- Making an outline
Punctuation Made Easy
- Where to put commas
- Semi-colons & colons
- Fixing sentence fragments and comma splices