Writing Center Appointments

Major Deidre Garriott
Writing Center Coordinator and Assistant Professor of English 

Ph:  (540) 464-7483

The Writing Center
Virginia Military Institute
215 Carroll Hall
Lexington, Virginia 24450

Contact Writing Center


Resume & Professional Writing

Resume Writing Links

http://www.vmi.edu/Career_Services/Resume_Writing_Guide_2011/  
VMI Career Services Resume Writing Guide

http://www.career.vt.edu/ResumeGuide/Index.html
Useful articles on resume writing from Virginia Tech’s Career Services

http://www.career.vt.edu/JobSearchGuide/CoverLetterSamples.html
A cover letter resource from the Career Services office at Virginia Tech

http://susanireland.com/
Step-by-step advice on resume and cover letter writing with numerous examples of both. 

Professional Writing Links

http://www.edwardtufte.com/tufte/index
Edward Tufte's website, which incorporates "The Cognitive Style of Powerpoint"

http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/681/01/
A helpful professional writing link to the Purdue OWL

http://www.marquette.edu/wac/departmental/writingonthejob.shtml
An overview of Writing in the Workplace

http://guffey.swlearning.com/newsletter/
A newsletter fur business communication