The University Writing Center offers consulting internships for students majoring in Writing, Rhetoric & Technical Communication or a related field.

Do you care about writing? Do you want a campus career instead of a campus job? Do you want to help people in the JMU community? Do you want to build the communication skills that employers and graduate schools are looking for? Start your University Writing Center career with a 3-credit internship!

The University Writing Center is looking for you. Consider joining a community of faculty, graduate, and undergrduate writing consultants working to enhance writing across campus. As a professional UWC writing consultant, you will collaborate with writers in disciplines across campus and can help shape the center, deliver presentations to students and faculty, write articles for publication, create online resources, conduct research, and present at regional and national conferences.

How do you become a UWC consultant? Step one is to enroll in the 3-credit Tutoring Writing course, a dynamic classroom experiences that places students and faculty in conversation about all aspects of writing center work. In the course, you’ll hear from faculty and administrators across campus, read works that challenge and expand your ideas about writing, and gain hands-on experience in the University Writing Center. Come together. Write now.

For more information contact Jared Featherstone.


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