The Writing Center helps all in the University community improve their writing, including attitudes and self-confidence about writing.
Our Speaking Center tutors work with students to improve their public speaking skills, gain confidence in joining class discussion, and improve basic conversational language skills.
The Conversation Center hosts one-on-one and small group conversation between international and domestic students to build cultural awareness and casual English skills.
Success in Rhetoric (SIR) (2012 Main Library; phone: 319-353-2747) offers fifty-minute, skills-based, small-group tutoring to any student enrolled in Rhetoric. Sessions are led by fellow students who have recently and successfully completed Rhetoric. Rhetoric students may conveniently drop-in at the beginning of any SIR session. Updated tutoring times and topics are available here: https://tutor.uiowa.edu/find-help/help-labs/success-in-rhetoric-sir/
February 13, 2019
Rhetoric students Kate Roleck (left) and Marisa Rethman get up close and personal with Jago, the bomb-sniffing K9 officer from the University of Iowa Police Department, thanks to Jago's handler, Officer Jess Bernhard.October 24, 2018
The Iowa City Police Department was happy to host students from Rhetoric's Pre-Law/Criminal Justice class.October 24, 2018