Debby Ellis Writing Center

At the DEWC, any Southwestern student or staff member

can come in for (completely free) help with papers

at any stage of the writing process.  


The DEWC is always open as a study space, and consultants are available during our regular hours:

Sunday 6-9 p.m.

Monday - Wednesday 3-9 p.m.

Thursday 12-9 p.m.


Our next event:

Thursday, September 11, 7-11 p.m.

Research Workzone

in the Library Commons

Please join us in the library commons. We’ll have snacks and consultants on hand to help you as you track down sources, brainstorm, & outline your research papers!

For more events, please see our fall calendar here.

For updates, you can like us on facebook!


The DEWC is pleased to introduce

our new outreach staff!


Nicol Hurst is our 2014-2015 FYS liaison.

Shannon Brown is our 2014-2015 Natural Sciences Liaison.

Elizabeth Spieckerman is our 2014-2015 Fine Arts Liaison.


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