Student Help and Materials
Listed below are a number of articles, websites, links , learning activities, and other materials the UWP believe will best help guide students through their academic classes, particularly those that involve writing. Next to each entry is a brief explanation of to help students quickly determine which materials are most helpful to them.
A blog by Nick Carbone with lots of resources and articles on plagiarism. Nick Carbone has provided many workshops on how to help student avoid plagiarism.
A very popular and long-standing sit by Paul Brains, Emeritus Professor of English at Washington State University, that is now in its second edition as a book. This site offers and extensive list of common usage errors, with a brief commentary on each.
This site helps guide you to a number of wonderful writing resources. Here, you can click into a link that permits you to sign up for a one-on-one or an online tutoring session. Whlie most appointments require an appointment, there are also drop-in hours students can attend. There are also a number of very helpful to genral writing resources that address the writing process and ins-and-outs of writing and even workshops offered throughout the year.