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Writing Center

Located in KEMP 105

Spring Quarter Hours:

  • M/W, 8:00am - 4:00pm
  • T/Th, 8:00am - 3:00pm
  • F, 8:00am-12:00pm

We will be closed on non-class days such as holidays and finals week. Click on the link to the Centralia College calendar.

“The theorems, proofs, and equations of mathematics are Big Ideas
distilled to their naked cores.
And what’s a poem, if not the pure distillation of an experience, emotion or idea?”

from April Should Be Mathematical Poetry Month by Stephen Ornes

April’s Creative Writing Contest:
Mathematical Poetry
Poems may have mathematics as a theme, influence or controlling metaphor. 

Submit up to three poems
to the Writing Center in Kemp 105
or by email to
by April 30th, 4 pm

Mark Brosz, Math Professor
Linda G. Foss, English Professor

The CC Creative Writer Groups meets Fridays in the Writing Center at noon. Interested students are welcome to join. For more information, contact Jennifer Horrace by email:

Contact the Writing Center

Phone: (360) 736-9391,
ext 564

Faculty Coordinator,
Linda G. Foss, ext. 479

Lead Consultant,
Polly MacKenzie, ext. 564