Mission Statement

Student working in the Writing Center.The Writing Center’s mission is to aid NMU students in improving their writing skills. The Writing Center therefore employs accomplished undergraduate student-writers to provide free, one-on-one tutoring sessions and online tutoring for all forms of writing. The Writing Center can aid students in everything from brainstorming to revising no matter if the student is a beginning writer or experienced. Overall, the Writing Center works with the English Department to promote clear self-expression and to prepare students for their encounters with writing.

The Writing Center Newsletter


The Writing Centaur

This newsletter offers tips, advice, stories, and challenges from the pens of the Writing Center tutors. It also hopes to portray a new perspective on the task of writing, showing how it can be achievable and enjoyable. Please feel free to peruse the issues and discover the possibilities of effective writing.

February 2013

April 2013