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UW-Madison Writing Center Open House Celebrating 50 Years!

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Helen C. White Hall, 6th floor, UW-Madison

600 N. Park St

Madison, WI 53706

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The Writing Center at UW-Madison is celebrating 50 years! Come join us for free celebratory activities and events on Friday, November 8.

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Join us for these celebratory activities and events on Friday, November 8, in and around the Writing Center, 6171 Helen C. White Hall. Click HERE for a full list of events.

WRITING CENTER OPEN HOUSE: 3:00-5:00 in Helen C. White Hall, Room 6191 (with brief remarks at 3:30, followed by cake)

All are invited to our open house, which will highlight Writing Center programs and initiatives, all while cheering 50 years of growth and partnerships at UW-Madison and throughout the greater Madison community. Among the many options at the open house, you can

  • stop by for a tour of our spaces
  • learn about our reach across the university through Outreach, our Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) and Writing Fellows programs, and our satellite locations
  • get to know Writing Center resources, such as the Writer's Handbook and the WAC Sourcebook
  • see demonstrations of one-to-one instruction, including via skype and email
  • learn about the types of workshops that would best help you and your students
  • and find out how the Writing Center's community-based program, Madison Writing Assistance, is making a difference in libraries and neighborhood centers throughout the city.

Cake will be served following brief remarks at 3:30. An RSVP is appreciated for the Open House but not required.

Additional Events for Students

WRITE-ON! SCAVENGER HUNT: Claim your prize between 10:00-3:00 in Helen C. White Hall, Room 6171

WRITE-A-THON: 9:00-2:00 in Helen C. White Hall, Room 6191

LUNCH & A DRAFT: 12:00-1:30 in Helen C. White Hall, Room 6172 (pre-registration required)

WRITE WITH BUCKY: 1:30-2:30 in Helen C. White Hall, Room 6171

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Helen C. White Hall, 6th floor, UW-Madison

600 N. Park St

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