Category: Discourse Community

Discourse Communities and The Matrix

The topic of discourse communities brings students to the Writing Center every semester. Many have trouble identifying them. And if they can identify them, they have trouble writing about them. The reason, I believe, is not that discourse communities are

Getting Comfortable with APA Style: Part 2 – Tips & Recommendations

In my last post, I shared some handy resources that available to UB students for free. I hope that it might lessen that sense of dread we can feel sometimes after being assigned a paper in APA style. In this

Getting Comfortable with APA Style: Part 1 – Introduction & Resources

So your professor says your assignment has to be in APA format … Have no fear!  We’ve got some resources and recommendations that can help with any APA anxieties that you may have. But first – let’s talk about what