Tutoring Program: This program focuses on editing, proofreading, and fact-checking student assignments as well as articles submitted for publication in the Northeastern News under the supervision of editorial lab director Lincoln McKie. In addition, a writing coach will provide supplementary news reporting and writing coaching and training to students taking Journalism I or Journalism II courses, or both.
How to access the Tutoring Services: The writing coach’s office hours are posted in the department. Students can also e-mail Lincoln Mckie at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 617-373-8324.
Contact Person: Lincoln McKie: 617-373-8324
Type of tutoring services: One-on-one help by appointment, walk-ins during office hours, supplemental instruction at student request, and once-a-semester Grammar Boot Camps.
Lincoln McKie: Supplementary news reporting and writing coaching and training to students taking Journalism I or Journalism II courses, or both.
Delivery of services: The writing coach is a graduate and/or upperclass undergraduate student in the Journalism program.
Lincoln McKie is the editorial lab director, with teaching responsibilities.
Location: 157 Holmes Hall
Hours of Operation: Varies by semester; consult the department main office.
Phone: Lincoln McKie: 617-373-8324
Tutor Qualifications: Writing coach: Candidate for master’s degree in journalism. Lincoln McKie: Reporter, editor and publisher in newspapers for 37 years. Journalism teacher for 13 years. Newspaper consultant.
Link to department’s site: www.northeastern.edu/journalism