The Scenario: Antoine came in to the writing center with a scholarly essay on cinema. He needed to write a two page summary of the article's main points, and was having trouble organizing his thoughts.
Bourdieu! I cried. Barthes! I'd be happy to help.
One hour later, Kendra came into the writing center with a 350-word abstract the she was submitting to an undergraduate conference in biochemistry. She wanted help with concision and flow.
Reagent? I asked. RNA sequence? I leaned back in dismay.Read More