Writing Center consultations are most productive when you have thought in advance about what youwould like to work on with the consultant. If you are in the beginning stage of working on a paper, let us help you explore brainstorming techniques to generate ideas for answering your instructor’s assignment. If you have written a draft, go through the draft and mark those areas you are least satisfied with.
Bring your assignment. Bring papers previously marked and returned to you from your instructor. Bring any ideas of what the person grading your paper wants you to do with this assignment. Bring any work you have already done on the assignment.
Whatever you do, come to your consultation ready to participate, with a specific agenda in mind. Some agendas might be: