Writing Center Appoinments

Make an Appointment

Make an appointment via
WC Online.


English Language Discussion Circles

Join our discussion circles to practice English conversation.


BCaP in a Box

Having trouble remembering everything you learned in BCaP? Visit this site for a quick refresher.


PhD Writing Support

Resources for doctoral students.

Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

The center's staff members are here to help you improve your skills.

Contact Us

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Director Pamela Bourjaily:


Assistant Director Ryan Sheets:


Judith R. Frank Business Communication Center

Here's what is going on at the Frank Center. For additional information about any of these activities or events, please contact Ryan Sheets, Assistant Director of the Frank Center, at ryan-sheets-1@uiowa.edu

  • The winners of the 2015 Mary Thomas Prappas Ethics Essay Competition are:

    1st Place: Molly Monroe
    2nd Place: Victoria Vaughn
    3rd Place: Rachael Eisenreich
    Click here to learn more about the winners and read their essays.

  • Tippie M.B.A. students are welcome to schedule an appointment or drop by as a walk-in. Our tutors look forward to helping you work on your writing assignments and presentations! Just click on "Make an Appointment," log into our scheduling website, and select a date, time, and tutor. First-time users must register/create an account prior to making an appointment.
  • The Frank Center is open from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Monday-Thursday, with our Friday hours being 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Click on "Make an Appointment" or visit our online scheduler at https://tippie.mywconline.com. First-time users will need to create a new account in order to access the tutoring schedule. Tippie undergraduates, pre-business undergraduates taking a Tippie class, M.Ac., and—beginning this academic year—Tippie M.B.A. students are welcome to schedule an appointment or drop by as a walk-in.
  • English Language Discussion Circles (ELDC) meet each weekday, aside from the week of Novemeber 23, until December 11. ELDC meets each day, Monday-Friday, at 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Room S126 of the Pappajohn Business Building. Each week we discuss a new topic, and no preparation is required—just show up ready to talk and/or meet some new students and staff. Since we meet around lunch time, you are welcome to bring your lunch with you.
  • Follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook. We are also on WeChat; our WeChat ID is FrankCenter.