Close up of student & tutor in Writing Center

Writing Center

The Writing Center serves the entire CVCC student body and staff tutors work with students at any stage of the writing process and in any subject area. The one-on-one tutoring time frames include half hour sessions with peer student tutors and hour long professional tutoring sessions. It is a free service for all CVCC students and is available by appointment or for walk-ins.

Writing is hard. We can help.

At CVCC's writing center, you can:

  • make an appointment or be a walk in.
  • see a peer or professional tutor at any time 9-5 Monday through Friday free of charge.
  • get help with any aspect of a paper, from thesis statements to supporting points to formatting.
  • get help with papers from any class, from English to history to biology and any other class you can imagine.

 

What our tutors do:

  • walk you through the writing process.
  • help you with the areas you feel you have trouble with.
  • keep you in the driver's seat of your writing process.
  • point out possible problem areas you are unaware of.
  • provide good, quality feedback.

 

Contacts:

Writing Center Director Matt Latimer

Email latimerm@centralvirginia.edu
Office Location 3201C Bedford Hall
 

QEP Co-director Lana Velez

Email velezl@centralvirginia.edu
Work Phone (434) 832-7657
Office Location 3201A
 

QEP Co-director Cynthia Lofaso

Email Lofasoc@centralvirginia.edu
Work Phone (434) 832-7783
Office Location 3201B
 

Support Staff Vickie Bowman

Email writingcenter@centralvirginia.edu
Work Phone (434) 832-7628
Office Location 3201
 

Professional Tutor Tami Strout

Email writingcenter@centralvirginia.edu
Work Phone (434) 832-7628
Office Location 3201
 

Professional Tutor Bryant Bevelry

Email writingcenter@centralvirginia.edu
Work Phone (434) 832-7628
Office Location 3201