Writing Center Self Help

Scientific Essays
Essays for Social Science
Essays for Communication Studies
Essays for History Studies
Essays for Religious Studies
Preparing an Outline


Style
Style vs. Grammar
Clarity
Word Choice: Connotation vs. Denotation
Concise Sentences
Thesis Statements
Thesis Statement Tips & Examples
Effective Paragraphs
Paragraphing
Sentence Variety
Transitions

Revision / Editing

Proofreading Strategies
Higher Order Concerns vs. Lower Order Concerns
Proofing for Compound
Sentence Commas
The difference between Revising and Editing

APA Style
APA Overview (Model Paper)
Abstract, Intro Section, Title Page
Citations & References
Discussion Section
Method Section
Paper Format Guidelines
Reference Section Guidelines
Results Section Guidelines

Business Writing
General Tips for Writing in Business Classes
Ten Commandments for Business Writing

Helpful Links
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