Spring 2017 Drop-In Hours

Spring 2017 Drop-In Hours Writing Success Program (WSP) Drop-In Hours – Spring 2017 NOTE: Drop-ins are intended for shorter questions and run from 15 to 30 minutes. To schedule a longer session with a counselor please visit: wspucla.setmore.com View our hours below. We look forward to seeing you soon! WSP Spring 2017 Drop-In Hours Monday – Thursday: 3 PM – 5 PM Friday: No Drop-Ins Saturday – Sunday: Closed Continue reading Spring 2017 Drop-In Hours

Winter 2017 Finals Week Drop-In Hours

Do you need a little help brushing up your final paper? Would you like some feedback on your job or graduate school applications? Come to WSP! We are offering drop-in hours during finals week for any last-minute questions. This is your last chance to see a writing counselor before the start of winter break. Please look below for more information on our finals week drop-in times: Monday and Tuesday from 11AM to … Continue reading Winter 2017 Finals Week Drop-In Hours

Winter 2017 Drop-In Hours

Winter 2017 Drop-In Hours Writing Success Program (WSP) Drop-In Hours – Fall 2017 NOTE: Drop-ins are intended for shorter questions and run from 15 to 30 minutes. To schedule a longer session with a counselor please visit: wspucla.setmore.com View our hours below. We look forward to seeing you soon! WSP Winter 2017 Drop-In Hours Monday – Thursday: 3 PM – 5 PM Friday: No Drop-Ins Saturday – Sunday: Closed Continue reading Winter 2017 Drop-In Hours

Fall 2016 Finals Week Drop-In Hours

Do you need a little help brushing up your final paper? Would you like some feedback on your job or graduate school applications? Come to WSP! We are offering drop-in hours during finals week for any last-minute questions. This is your last chance to see a writing counselor before the start of winter break. Please look below for more information on our finals week drop-in times: Monday through Wednesday from 1PM to 5PM. Finals week … Continue reading Fall 2016 Finals Week Drop-In Hours

Fall 2016 Drop-In Hours

Fall 2016 Drop-In Hours Writing Success Program (WSP) Drop-In Hours – Fall 2016 NOTE: Drop-ins are intended for shorter questions and run from 15 to 30 minutes. To schedule a longer session with a counselor please visit: wspucla.setmore.com View our hours below. We look forward to seeing you soon! WSP Fall 2016 Drop-In Hours Monday – Wednesday: 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM Thursday – Friday: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM … Continue reading Fall 2016 Drop-In Hours

WSP is Back and Running for the Year

Hello dear readers and Bruins! We have great news! The Writing Success Program is back and running for the 2016-2017 academic year, with a new lineup of Writing & Creativity Counselors eager to see students. Students can start booking appointments today on our Setmore page. If you have never used our services before, we offer 1-hour-long 1-on-1 writing counseling sessions and 15-30 minute drop-ins during specified hours. … Continue reading WSP is Back and Running for the Year

Spring 2016 Finals Week Drop-in Hours!

Still need a little help brushing up your final paper? Working on job applications or personal statements? This is your last chance to see a writing counselor before the start of summer. Please look below for more information on our finals week drop-in times: Monday through Wednesday from 10AM to 4PM. Finals week drop-in hours run a little differently so please read our guidelines below. Sessions will … Continue reading Spring 2016 Finals Week Drop-in Hours!

How the Social Justice Referendum Supports Transfer Students

*This post is part of a series on the Social Justice Referendum (SJR) on the ballot for the 2016 USAC Elections at UCLA. The posts in this series are intended to showcase the different services the referendum will fund. Today’s post features transfer student experiences, and how services funded by SJR are crucial to their success.  For more information on the referendum and how it … Continue reading How the Social Justice Referendum Supports Transfer Students

Vote to Save the Writing Success Program (WSP)

Regardless of what you choose to study in college, writing is one of the most essential skills you can learn. The writing skills you develop in college will prove to be invaluable far beyond graduation, impacting your professional, social, and even personal life. Improving your ability to communicate on the page correlates with increased confidence. Continue reading Vote to Save the Writing Success Program (WSP)

Every Student Deserves a Second Chance: The Story of Scott Olomanu

*This post is part of a series on the Social Justice Referendum on the ballot for the 2016 USAC Elections at UCLA. The posts in this series are intended to showcase the different services the referendum will fund. Today’s post features the Bruin Readmission Program and the Student Retention Center. For more information on the referendum and how it will benefit students please visit http://www.socialjusticebruins.com. … Continue reading Every Student Deserves a Second Chance: The Story of Scott Olomanu

Every Student Deserves a Second Chance: The Story of Paul Yim

*This post is part of a series on the Social Justice Referendum on the ballot for the 2016 USAC Elections at UCLA. The posts in this series are intended to showcase the different services the referendum will fund. Today’s post features the Bruin Readmission Program and the Student Retention Center. For more information on the referendum and how it will benefit students please visit http://www.socialjusticebruins.com. … Continue reading Every Student Deserves a Second Chance: The Story of Paul Yim

Janet Brown Memorial Scholarship 2016

$1,000 Scholarship Rewarded to undergraduate students who demonstrate both a commitment to leadership/community involvement and financial need Janet Brown and her Legacy Janet Brown was the founding director of the Writing Success Program (WSP) and a valuable member of the Community Programs Office (CPO).  A well-read, unapologetically quirky, politically astute, and compassionate person, Janet was a mentor to students and staff alike.  Janet’s questions, guidance, and … Continue reading Janet Brown Memorial Scholarship 2016

5 Questions to Start Your Day

As a part of Archives Week, enjoy some of The Waterhole‘s most intriguing posts from past bloggers. Today’s focus is: Asking Questions. Question #1 – Why do we ask unanswerable questions? Asked by Kanyin Ajayi Question #2 – What would you write if you could pose a question on The Waterhole? Asked by Jacob Goldberg Question #3 – What will you do to finish this quarter off strong? … Continue reading 5 Questions to Start Your Day

Spring 2016 Drop-In Hours

Spring 2016 Drop-In Hours Writing Success Program (WSP) Drop-In Hours – Spring 2016 NOTE: Drop-ins are intended for shorter questions and run from 15 to 30 minutes. To schedule a longer session with a counselor please visit: wspucla.setmore.com View our hours below. We look forward to seeing you soon! WSP Spring 2016 Drop-In Hours Monday – Thursday 10 AM – 12 PM   Continue reading Spring 2016 Drop-In Hours

Winter 2016 Finals Week Drop-in Hours!

Please look below for our finals week drop-in hours. This is your last chance to have a counselor look over your work! Finals week drop-in hours run a little differently so please read our guidelines below. Sessions will run for about 20 minutes and you’ll be allowed to sign up for a time slot on a first-come, first-serve basis. You can only sign up for one … Continue reading Winter 2016 Finals Week Drop-in Hours!

Brave Space: OPEN MIC NIGHT!

Inspired by this year’s Common Book, Bad Feminist, First Year Experience is collaborating with Residential Life’s monthly poetry night to ask students to share their “works-in-progress” and perform them. They can be pieces that are written and then spoken aloud or musical – this is open to all students, not just first years or Hill students. The theme is “We are all works in progress.” … Continue reading Brave Space: OPEN MIC NIGHT!

WSP is HIRING!

We’re Hiring! Be a part of the longest running writing program on the UCLA campus! We help students develop their voice, become more confident with their writing, and we help our staff grow into great leaders. As a team, the WSP staff works to foster diversity and the Writing Success Program offers many perks to its staff members including: Work retreats Leadership opportunities Developmental workshops … Continue reading WSP is HIRING!