• The GCD Writing Center offers online resources, periodic workshops, and individualized help with writing. To schedule an appointment or ask a writing related question please contact 
  • APA Citation Examples as found on University of Maryland, University College web page. Based on APA Publication Manual, 6th Edition (2009) and Style Guide to Electronic References (2012)




1. Follow the link to an example paper written in the format of the Chicago Manual of Style.


Chicago_Style_Example_Paper_Footnotes (from



2. For more information about the Chicago Manual of Style go to



3. New Student Orientation Writing Workshop

Sharpening Your Sword: Three Tips for Effective College Writing OrientationFall2019-Writing


4.Writing an Essay



5. Thesis Statements


Examples of thesis statements:





 6. Writing the Introductory Paragraph



7. Writing the Conclusion




8. Correcting Run-On Sentences

Correcting Run-On Sentences