> From the Editor’s Desk
What did we learn? Besides moving online, it’s a lot of ‘hand holding’ and emotional support. Although tutors continue their work in the online space (even on Sundays), some have been facing a lack of resources at home. While the uncertainty remains, let’s keep reflecting on equality and inclusivity in the writing center space.
Zooming Out the Noise
As we get halfway through our readthrough, my kids erupt through the door. I excuse myself away from the monitor...
Writing Camps Go Virtual
Summer Graduate Writing Camps: Transitioning to an Online Modality and Expanding Support for Graduate Students
Our online camp provided a resource for a much larger audience than anticipated. Over 450 graduate students participated in the camp, which had enrolled 55 the previous summer.
Connection During COVID-19: Our Experience Facilitating a Virtual Dissertation Writing Camp
While the pandemic amplified the already-isolating experience of dissertating, the online camp facilitated connection. As the week unfurled, we found ourselves surprised at the heightened desire for connectivity that writers expressed.