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09/26/2016

Freshmen, check out our "Introduction to College Writing"

HWC staff and tutors have created a new video resource aimed at our incoming freshmen. Check out our Introduction to College Writing videos, which include both tutorials and interviews with our faculty and students.
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02/10/2016

The Hixon Writing Center is accepting applications for peer tutors

Are you interested in working with the Hixon Writing Center to promote excellence in writing and communication at Caltech? If so, consider applying to be one of our peer tutors.
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02/04/2016

Grad students: Get support for Caltech's Three Minute Thesis competition

The Caltech Library is hosting a Three Minute Thesis competition on April 15th, 2016. If you need support for distilling your project into concise, accessible, and compelling language, we invite you to make an appointment with our our writing specialists.
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01/14/2016

Caltech Roundtable: Writing Popular Books about Science

On April, 7, 2015, three Caltech professors, Sean Carroll, Mike Brown, and Hiroshi Ooguri, spoke about the challenges and rewards of writing successful science books for non-experts.
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05/13/2015

Caltech Roundtable: Writing Popular Books about Science

On April, 7, 2015, three Caltech professors, Sean Carroll, Mike Brown, and Hiroshi Ooguri, spoke about the challenges and rewards of writing successful science books for non-experts.
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01/22/2015

Presentations and Workshops

Every quarter the Hixon Writing Center offers a number of presentations and workshops for students. Check out what's on the schedule for this quarter.
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01/22/2015

Share your writing with a supportive reader

Want to talk with someone about your writing? The Hixon Writing Center offers one-to-one appointments with both professional and undergraduate tutors. Check out our FAQs for details about the why, how, and where of meeting with a HWC tutor.
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