Writing and Communication Center

Writing and Communication Center offers a number of programs to the wide community of MIT undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral scholars, faculty, and staff, which include:

We’ll help you succeed with:

  • Theses, dissertations

  • Journal articles

  • Dissertation proposals

  • CVs/resumes, cover letters

  • Personal statements

  • Research and teaching statements

  • Writing for any MIT class

  • Grant and fellowship proposals

  • Creative writing

  • Procrastination

  • Scientific and technical reports

  • English Language Learning issues

  • Start-up materials and elevator pitches

  • Classroom and professional presentations

  • Conference and job talks

  • Interview practice

  • Dissertation defense

  • Slide design

  • Poster design

  • Pronunciation and conversation practice

  • Shyness/stage fright

  • Writer’s block

  • And many other communication challenges