The Diction Grinch is worried about the expression of cause and effect in writing.

What is the most important component of a successful argument in your field?

The process of peer editing academic papers makes students stronger writers and improves the quality of the final texts produced.

How do UCB professors encourage students to meet the challenges of writing in a discipline?

To be useful to the student, tutors often need to set aside their initial judgements of the student's writing so that they can instead learn to perceive the possibilities inherent in the student’s work.

What are the best and worst writing assignments you've ever given your students?