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Email Your Writing Assignment
If you are unable to make it to the ARC during our open hours, we can still provide you with writing assistance. Please use the Email below to send your paper in for a review by our writing tutors.
Please take the time to answer the following questions in your email, so that we have the information we need to help you! Finally, before you submit your paper, don’t forget to attach your paper (please only send Word documents). If you need help or have other questions, please call (660) 359-3948 Ext. 1334 for assistance.
What’s required in my email?
- Name (First and Last) and student number
- Home or cell phone number (in case we need to contact you)
- NCMC E-mail address
- Date the assignment is due
- Course (name and number) and the instructor
- Give a brief description of the writing assignment (so we know how to help you!)
- Areas of concern you would like us to address
Please allow 48 hours (excluding weekends) for your paper to be reviewed and returned. Generally, it is a good idea to start working with a tutor a couple of days before the paper is due. This allows time for you to make the changes suggested.
Your pirates email account must be used for submitting your paper for review. The link below will open your computers default email. Select Exchange from the add account dialog box. If an email account is already configured go into the email settings and select add account.
If you have not heard from us within 48 hours (excluding weekends) , please call (660) 359-3948 Ext. 1334 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
- Discuss Assignment
- Topic Selection
- Research Assistance
- Thesis Building
- Citation Generator
- Organize Essay
Generally, it is a good idea to start working with a tutor a couple of days before the paper is due. This allows time for you to make the changes suggested. If you have a busy schedule, please make an appointment to ensure a tutor will be available. Keep in mind, you are welcome to come in, or submit your paper several times on the same paper.
Tutoring Center Summer Hours:
Online Tutoring Center available for submissions 24/7; however, tutors work during regular hours of operation (Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.). Please allow 48 hours for response.
Writing Lab Handouts
Basic Sentence Structure
College Textbook Hints
Common Irregular Verbs
Common Sentence Errors
Commonly Confused Words
Conjunctions & Parallel Structure
Conclusions (Writing Effective Conclusions)
Details: Concrete, Abstract, General, & Specific
Development by Statistics
Essay Exams (Strategies)
Making a List
Organization of an Essay
Test Taking Strategies
Tips for Revising
Writing a Research Paper