The Academic Resource Center is open to all students at Great Lakes College who want to develop their skills in all types of written and oral assignments, in all subjects, and at all levels. We support you in the process and give you the tools to further develop your text independently. The Academic Resource Center offers text tutoring in

  • The writing process
  • Discussions about structure, style and language
  • Writing rules and grammar
  • Word processing
  • Reference citations
  The Academic Resource Center does not offer
  • Content criticism
  • Corrections, proofreading or editing
  This is how individual text tutoring works
  • Select 1 – 3 pages of your own writing. Run your text through the spelling and grammar check in a word processing program. Attach your text in an email to arc@greatlakes.edu
  • Book a session via email at least three work days prior to the tutorial. Write “French”, “English” or “Study technique” in the subject field. Explain what you need. Suggest meeting times, and allow for 45 minutes for the tutorial.
  • In the tutorial, you will discuss possible improvements of your text.
  Writing and referencing Do not miss “Search & write” on the University Library’s website. It offers tips and information on academic communication, source criticism and citation, and plagiarism.