Frequently Asked Questions

How do I schedule an appointment?

You have several options:
1) use our online scheduler,

2) stop by, and we'll do our best to assist you, or

3) email us at apheatwole@smcm.edu for assistance or additional availability. 

E-mailing or stopping by are the best options if you can't make any of the posted hours.

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Organization

sunsetleafframeEver noticed how your stuff is easier to find in a clean room? How less of it gets stepped on? There's a reason for all that. It's called organization. When we talk about organizing a paper, we don't necessarily mean spending three days on one of those annoying outlines with the roman numerals and the letters and the progressive tabs. There are lots of aspects of a paper that can benefit from a little prior planning, and they can actually save you time.


Organization Handouts (PDF Format)

Try this! Reverse outlining is one of our favorite revision strategies to use in the Writing Center. Even if you hate outlining before you write, you may like writing an outline after your first draft.