People of Color Writing Groups

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Thank you for your interest.
Please contact ahholm@email.arizona.edu
with any questions. 
 
Sustained academic writing groups for University of Arizona graduate students
Supported by the UA Office of Diversity & Inclusion
 
Facilitated by WSIP writing professionals, WSIP People of Color writing groups offer the following services:
 
* Weekly meetings      * Peer review               * Writing time   
* Instruction               * Mentorship                * Resources   
 
What:   
People of Color Writing Group for Master’s Students
People of Color Writing Group for PhD Students
Women of Color Writing Group for PhD Students
 
Who:    
UA graduate students who identify as people of color
 
When:  
Academic Year 2018-19
Meetings begin in September 2018 and will convene weekly in two hour sessions. 
 
Where: 
Writing Skills Improvement Program (WSIP)
Geronimo Building
800 E. University Blvd., Ste. 200
 
Cost:    
Free  
Space is limited.
 
 
Contact:     Dr. Andrea Hernandez Holm,   ahholm@email.arizona.edu
 
 
2016-18 Women of Color Writing for Academic Success 
With the support of the UA Commission on the Status of Women Mini-Grant, WSIP offered the first ever Women of Color Writing for Academic Success Writing Group in fall 2016. Members of the group included five women in various UA Master's programs. View the testimonies below to learn about students' first-hand experiences.