Congratulations to Maria Duarte Splinter who was the first person to correctly answer the Link Writing Center’s literary quiz question: What local author wrote Factory Man and Truevine? Maria correctly identified Beth Macy as the author and won a $5 gift card to the VWCC bookstore. Thanks for participating, and happy reading, Maria! Watch for our […]

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What local author wrote Factory Man and Truevine? Hints: (1) She used to write for the Roanoke Times. (2) She visited our main campus to talk about Truevine. (3) There is a copy of Truevine in Brown Library. Submit your response to writingcenter@virginiawestern.edu. The first person to submit the correct answer will receive a prize.

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Graphic organizers can be very helpful in plotting the structure of essays. The concept maps can be many shapes and styles (circles, lines, rectangles). To get started using graphic organizers, check out the links below. https://www.eduplace.com/graphicorganizer/ https://www.worksheetworks.com/miscellanea/graphic-organizers.html For more help with the writing process, visit the Writing Center InfoGuide or stop by the Writing Center […]

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Did you know the STEM Center is open from 9am-1pm on Saturdays in the Link Learning Commons (main floor Brown Library)? Generally, you can get assistance with both science and math courses on Saturday, but you can always call the Academic Link at 540-857-6442 before your visit to make sure a tutor is available who […]

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Congratulations to Alyssa Moses who was the first person to correctly identify and correct the error in the following sentence:  After lunch, Tara laid down to rest. Alyssa won a $5 gift card from the VWCC bookstore. Thanks for participating, and way to go, Alyssa! Watch for our literature quiz question on 10/11, and maybe […]

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