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The Richard Wright Center for Writing, Rhetoric, and Research


We offer individual consultations to faculty on issues that may include:

  • writing for publication
  • grant writing
  • teaching writing online
  • articulating student learning outcomes (SLOs)
  • developing assignments and rubrics for papers, presentations, and research projects
  • developing strategies for more effective peer feedback groups in class
  • responding to student writing between drafts
  • writing support for students working on theses and dissertations

To request a consultation, please contact Dr. Wonderful Faison,, or Dr. Tatiana Glushko,



Our writing consultants are trained to work with students on a wide range of writing projects, including:

  • Academic papers and essays
  • Research proposals and papers
  • Personal statements and scholarship applications
  • Lab reports and scientific papers
  • Creative writing
  • Business and technical writing

Our Richard Wright Writing Center for Writing, Rhetoric, and Research is open to all students and our services are provided free of charge. We offer both online and in-person consultations and we schedule appointments in advance or welcome walk-ins.

Our Vision

Our goal is to help students become more confident and proficient writers and to empower them to take ownership of their own learning and writing process. Whether you are struggling with a specific writing assignment or just want to improve your writing skills, we are here to help.

The Richard Wright Center for Writing, Rhetoric, and Research


H. T. Sampson Library
1st Floor
Digital Intellectual Commons