The Sam and Marjorie Ragan
Writing Center

Are you writing a paper and don’t know where to start, what you’re doing, or when to stop? The tutors in the Ragan Writing Center can help you with planning, organizing, revising, and editing your papers or oral presentation materials. No appointment is necessary, and the service is free to all Barton students.

Online Writing Assistance

Email for online assistance. Please allow three days for online review of papers.

For more information, please contact Dr. Rebecca Godwin at

Writing Center Hours

Daytime Hours

The Ragan Writing Center does not hold regular tutorial hours during the summer. For help with papers during Summer 2015, students should email Dr. Godwin at to request a meeting or to ask her to give feedback on papers sent to her electronically.

Evening or Weekend Sessions

Send a request at least two days prior to the desired meeting time to