The Clarkson Writing Center

Writing is an essential Skill

CUwrite is your portal to improvement
Go to WC Sessions

WC Sessions

Make an appointment, or come as a walk-in (based on availability) to work one-on-one with a Writing Center consultant collaboratively on your academic, professional, or even personal paper or writing-based project.

Go to Custom Workshops

Custom Workshops

Clarkson’s Writing Center hosts workshops designed to aid students on developing written communication skills or tackle specific forms of written deliverables. Faculty may also request custom presentations in the classroom.

Go to KnightWriters


Join us in developing your passion for writing outside the classroom. We offer a number of opportunities to foster your passion for writing and work with campus and community resources to create real-world opportunities to hone your skills.

Go to Writing Resources

Writing Resources

The CUwrite portal of Clarkson’s Writing Center offers an array of easily-accessible resources to help students and members of the campus develop their writing skills and to aid in improving written academic papers and other projects.

About CUwrite

Our Writing Center is Here to Help You Improve Your Written Communication is your portal to writing resources at Clarkson

Are you stuck somewhere in the writing process and feel like you could use some help? Clarkson's Writing Center provides one-on-one consultation in a collaborative environment to help you develop and improve your written papers or projects. From academic papers of all sorts like lab reports, essays, research papers, honors theses, presentations, and conference posters -- to post-grad and professional projects like grad school essays, resumes, cover letters, professional websites and even LinkedIn content, we're here to assist. Schedule an appointment (ideally!), or walk-in if we have an opening, and bring your paper, assignment, and desire to improve, and let's get writing!

  • Develop Writing Skills for the Workforce

  • Tackle Assignments, Papers & More!

  • Use Writing to Express, Craft & Even Heal!

  • Learn How to Strengthen Your Communication Ability

Meet our Writing Consultants

We each bring our unique style and writing strengths to your paper and a desire to help you succeed

Courtney Johnson-Woods

Director & Instructor
Courtney has a dual role at Clarkson directing the Writing Center and teaching in the Department of Communication & Media. She has a consulting company, conducts research, publishes, and is known among her staff and students as “passionate,” quirky, and very supportive.

JC Krahling ’19

Writing Consultant
My name is J.C. Krahling and I am currently a Senior studying business here at Clarkson. Outside of the writing center I am the President of the Beta Gamma Sigma Honors Society and the VP of Alumni Relations for Alpha Kappa Psi Fraternity. I love to talk so feel free to swing in and say hi!

Kate Wolf ’19

Writing Consultant
I am a dual degree majoring in biology and psychology. I plan on attending a Physician’s Assistant Program after I graduate Clarkson. I love reading and skiing in my spare time, and I am the President of the Minority Association of Pre-Health Students.

How about YOU?

A Future Writing Consultant
Do you want to join our team of Clarkson Writing Consultants? Please learn more under our “About Us/Consulting” tab on this website or drop by to chat about your interest. Flexible Schedules. Great on your Resume. Great Environment!

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