Writing Excellence Studio @ Tech (WEST)

The Writing Excellence Studio @ Tech (WEST) offers custom workshops and training sessions designed for the requesting discipline, program, class, or group, as well as private writing consultation for upper-level students, graduate students, and faculty/staff of all disciplines. WEST is located in 117 Foundation Hall. Foundation Hall is located on 10th Street, across the railroad tracks from main campus. To find our offices, enter through the two main glass doors and turn right. Our offices will be on the left.

Our available hours for Spring 2019 are:

Foundation Hall 117
M – 11:00 - 3:00
T – 9:00 - 11:00 and 1:00 - 5:00
W – 10:00 - 12:00 and 1:30 - 3:30
Th –  9:00 - 11:00 and 12:00 - 4:00
F – 10:00 - 2:00

Prescott Hall 213 - Engineering Students Only
M – 10:00 - 3:00
T – 10:00 - 11:00 and 3:00 - 5:00
W – 10:00 - 12:00 and 2:30 - 4:30
Th –  2:00 - 7:00

Scheduling an Individual Writing Consultation:

Go to www.tntech.edu/techconnect.
Log in using yourTennessee Tech username and password (like your email).
******Be sure to choose "Writing Consultation-WEST" and choose "WEST" or "WEST-ENGR" as the location.********

Specialty Workshop Request

To request a specialized workshop for your class or group, please visit the Writing Workshop Request Form and fill out all required information.

Writing Buddies Signup

To be assigned a writing buddy, please list your name, email, and availability on the Writing Buddy Signup Sheet


The Studio will not offer tutoring services, so if you need tutoring, please visit tutoring services in the Library.


The current staff members of the Studio are:

Samia Anderson, GTA
Lyndsey Deboard, GTA
Joseph Clark, GTA
Erin Gilliland, GTA
Lauren Morgan, GTA

Dr. Sharon Henry, Director
Contact the director for future or current writing needs at skhenry@tntech.edu.

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