Writing and Language Specialists

Writing/Language Specialists are experts in academic writing and English language.

They help students with:

  • any type of college writing, at any point in the process, including assignment clarification, editing skills, and referencing
  • English language support including writing, speaking, communication, and acculturation

Click here for an accessible PDF version of the services SALS provides.

Writing/Language Specialists

Eric Gustavsen
English as a Second Language (ESL) Specialist
T: 905.721.2000 ext. 2220

Leslie Linstrum
Writing Specialist
T: 905.721.2000 ext. 2588

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      • For writing/language support, you can book an individual 50-minute appointment with a Writing/Language Specialist
      • Your appointment can be in person or remote
      • To cancel or reschedule your appointment, email the specialist and SALS (sals@durhamcollege.ca) before 8:00am on the day of your appointment

      For any questions about booking an appointment, email sals@durhamcollege.ca or call 905.721.2000 ext. 2491.

      In your email, include your name, student number, phone number, program of study, and your appointment question.

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