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The "Write Place" offers a fun work environment where you can connect with students and make a difference. No matter your major, if you have a love for writing and helping others, we would love for you to join our team!


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Dr. RoperDirector
"Your present circumstances don't determine where you go; they merely determine where you start."
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Dr. Roper
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Krisshandra Fluker Grad Assistant 
She is clothed with strength and dignity, and she laughs without fear of the future.
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Krisshandra Fluker 



Applying to The "Write Place" is simple! Just complete this application. If you have questions you may come by Carver Complex, N (Hollins Wing), Room 125, or email The "Write Place" offers employment opportunities for the following positions:

Grad Assistant

Graduate Assistants assist the Writing Center Director in management and day-to-day operations. Click here to see the full Grad Assistant job description.

Graduate Applicants must also submit a writing sample in addition to their applications: a prose writing sample (2–5 pages in length). The best samples are generally ones that present an argument of some kind rather than a summary. You may use an essay that was written for a class.

Work Study/Non-Tutor

In this position, employees provide support for Writing Center Director and Graduate Assistant in management of day-to-day operations (filing, copying, answering phones and other duties as assigned). Click here to see the full non-tutor job description.

Writing Tutor

Writing tutors consult with students, offering feedback & suggestions for their writing tasks. For a full Writing Tutor job description, click here.


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