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Winter Schedule

The Hume Center for Writing and Speaking

Happy Winter Quarter from us at the Hume Center for Writing and Speaking! We are so excited to introduce our Winter tutoring hours and new and returning workshops and events for Stanford undergraduate students. Whether you are an old pro or fresh on the Farm, we invite you to visit us at the Center now and throughout the school year!

Events and Opportunities
Join us during Parents Weekend for a celebration of writing and performance!
We invite you to read from your work and hope you'll invite your parents and other visiting family members to read from theirs.
  • All welcome!
  • Delicious desserts served!
  • Friday, Feb 27 8-9 pm in Hume.
  • Learn more here.
Undergraduates: take a five-minute survey, enter to win one of
several $15 Amazon gift cards!
 
Help us improve our resources for students and also promote the Center around campus.

Your answers will be anonymous and used to help the Hume Center better serve YOU: tinyurl.com/humesurvey2015
Love working with students and helping them improve their communication skills?

Apply to be an Oral Communication Tutor or a Writing Tutor!
Join the Hume Center's tutoring team. Undergraduates and graduate students are encouraged to apply.

Application deadline is 12 pm on Friday, Feb 6.
 
Watch these writing and oral communication videos to learn more.
Apply to be a Hume tutor
Still deciding on your Spring classes? Take a look at these great oral communication courses and consider enrolling in ORALCOMM 115/215: Voice Workshop (2 units).
Workshops: no need to sign up, just show up
Sundays
Buckle down and get writing done for your honors thesis! Attend Honors Writing Boot Camps with snacks and drinks provided. Hume-106 | Sundays | 2-6 PM | Jan 11-March 8. We have camp on Feb 15. Find out how to arrange an alternate boot camp if you have conflicts.
Thursdays
Gain confidence in your English conversation skills! If you're a non-native English speaker, don't miss T.E.A. (Thursday English Afternoons). Practice speaking and writing for the college classroom. Hume-102 | Thursdays | 4-5:30 PM | Jan 22-March 12. Learn more.
Mondays
Join us at the Art of Writing! Hands-on creative writing workshops. Open to all majors. Hume-211 | 5:30-7 PM | Mon 2/2, Mon 2/9, Tue 2/17. Learn more here. Taking Creative Writing? Ask if this fulfills your readings attendance requirement!
Fridays
Learn the craft of Storytelling! Build vivid stories out of your research, personal experiences, imagination, and insights. Workshops led by accomplished storytellers. Hume-106 | Fridays | 1 PM Workshop | 2-4 PM Mentoring. Learn more.
Tuesdays
Warm up your voice and get it in shape with Vocal Yoga! Led by Tom Freeland, oral communication lecturer extraordinaire. GSB Room C-101 | Tuesdays | 12-1 PM. Click here to learn moreWant a preview? Watch these voice exercises and projection videos!
Any day
Want a workshop? You or your faculty advisor can email us to request one! Topics may include writing your honors proposal, managing the honors thesis, and learning to write in accordance with the conventions of a particular field.
Flexible Tutoring Options
Drop by Tutoring in the Dorms! Work with a peer writing tutor on any essay for any subject.
Schedule Recurring Tutoring Appointments.
Center hours: Monday-Wednesday 10 AM - 10 PM
Thursday 10 AM - 8 PM
Friday 10 AM - 4 PM
Sunday 1 PM - 10 PM


Sign up for a writing or speaking appointment at sututor.stanford.eduVisit a drop-in writing tutor in Hume (bldg 250) anytime the Center is open or in select dining halls from 10 PM - 12 AM

*No tutoring on Presidents' Day (2/16)*
You are receiving this compilation of events and resources as a valued member of the Hume Center for Writing and Speaking community because you attended a Hume appointment or workshop or signed up for the Hume newsletter at one of Hume's events or online.

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