A recent article on CNBC found that one of the top 10 in-demand soft skills is communication. From management to marketing, communication is the cornerstone of any organization’s success. Effective communication can be used to handle conflict, lead change, create impactful messaging, and more. Strong writing skills are part of effective communication, so we’ve gathered the writing resources available to you as a DU student to help improve your craft.
Online Writing Resource Guide
Looking for academic writing and grammar tips to help you with your coursework? University College has curated writing resources now available online via Canvas.
The Writing Center
Schedule a free 45-minute consultation to get a second pair of eyes on your work.
Open Write Night
Looking to enhance your writing skills? Have questions regarding the Turabian citation guide? Do you want to become a better, more confident writer? Drop into an Open Write Night session — online or on campus — with questions about your writing and receive one-on-one assistance with a faculty member.
DU Research Center
Looking for guidance on the research process? Ask an expert! Chat instantly with a research consultant, set up a one-on-one research consultation, or reach out by phone or email.
Student Success Course
This open-access course will equip you with the skills and resources to make the most of your student experience at DU, including academic success strategies and academic writing tips.
Turabian Citation Quick Guide
Find multiple examples of Turabian citation format in action using the quick guide for the author-date style of citations.