University of Minnesota
Department of Spanish and Portuguese Studies
spanport@umn.edu
612-625-5858


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Writing Center

What is the Writing Center?

  • The Writing Center collaborates with both students IN 3XXX-LEVEL CLASSES and their instructors to help Spanish students produce their best writing. Its objective is to empower students with strategies for writing in Spanish through a process of organizing, drafting, and revising their analytical ideas.
  • The Writing Center is dedicated to helping Spanish students become better communicators by engaging students in the process of crafting a written essay.
  • We serve the analytical and critical needs of students in upper-division (3xxx-level) composition, literature, culture, and linguistic classes helping them to overcome some of the difficulties of writing in a second language.
  • We aspire to unite students who desire to be proficient and creative writers in a community with instructors and faculty.

Writing Center Activities

Check the Events Calendar for topics, times and locations of the Writing Center Activities each semester. Announcements will also be sent via the Advising Listserv.

Writing Center

217B Folwell Hall
9 Pleasant St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
612-624-8523
spwrite@umn.edu

Coordinator

Maria Emilce Lopez
lopez008@umn.edu

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