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Writing for Your Career

Writing for Your Career

Good writing skills are not just important when you are in school, they are also crucial in the workforce. For example, when you are looking for a job, it is super helpful to know...

Writing in the Disciplines

Writing in the Disciplines

Welcome to Writing in the Disciplines! The teaching of writing in colleges and universities tends to focus on academic essays and research papers. Writing in the disciplines, on the other hand, refers to writing...

Writing Refresher

Writing Refresher

Learn How to Avoid Common Grammatical Errors This resource offers self-paced modules that will help you review key topics in writing. Each module provides instruction followed by review questions. The modules can be completed...

Research

Research

Learn How to Write a Research Paper In this learning area, you will find step-by-step support for writing a research paper (a paper with source material) for your college courses. In Research, the Excelsior...

Argument & Critical Thinking

Argument & Critical Thinking

Welcome to Argument & Critical Thinking! In this learning area, you will learn how to develop an argumentative essay and stronger critical thinking skills. This learning area will help you develop your arguments, understand...

Avoiding Plagiarism

Avoiding Plagiarism

Welcome to Avoiding Plagiarism! We know you have come to this tutorial because you are a serious writer who wants to write well — and correctly! You have probably heard the word plagiarism and...

Grammar Essentials

Grammar Essentials

Welcome to Grammar Essentials! Why is it important to know about grammar, usage, and punctuation? This is a great question you might be asking yourself, and if you’re not asking it, you probably should...

Online Writing & Presentations

Online Writing & Presentations

Welcome to Online Writing & Presentations! While essays and research papers are likely the most common types of writing assignments you’ll receive in college, more and more, students are being expected to write in...

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