Language Center

The Language Center is located in SRB Humanities Building Room 205. No appointment is necessary.

Services

We help students with writing, including the following areas:

  • Generating ideas
  • Getting started
  • Thesis, focus, and development
  • Organization and unity
  • Style and diction
  • Grammar, punctuation, and mechanics
  • Proofreading techniques
  • MLA, APA, AMA, and Chicago/Turabian documentation styles
  • Spanish and French tutors available on an abbreviated schedule; contact someone in the Language Center or your foreign language teacher for more information

Resources

  • Qualified writing assistants for one-on-one tutoring
  • Computers with Microsoft Office and Internet access for research
  • Scanners for preparing class assignments
  • Grammar handbooks and style manuals
  • Software to assist with planning papers and projects - OpenMind
  • English Basics and Grammar Software: Fundamentals of English Grammar, Understanding & Using English Grammar
  • ESOL software - Rosetta Stone English, Fundamentals of English Grammar, Understanding & Using English Grammar and The Bedford Handbook (electronic version)
  • Foreign language software - Rosetta Stone Spanish & French

Hours of Operation

Fall/Spring

Day Open Close
Monday 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM 7:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM 3:00 PM

Summer

Day Open Close
Monday 12:00 PM 4:00 PM
Tuesday 12:00 PM 4:00 PM
Wednesday 10:30 AM 2:30 PM
Thursday 12:00 PM 4:00 PM