Writing Center Workshops

The Writing Center conducts a number of workshops aimed at improving students' writing practice and process. The workshops are open to the university community, but space is limited. RSVP by clicking on the links below. For this semester, all workshops are scheduled to take place in Tawes Hall Room 1203, unless otherwise noted.

Spring 2016 Writing Center Workshop Schedule

PROCRASTINATION IN WRITING (PROCRASTINATE NOW BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE):

Semester: Spring 2016

Date and Time: Wednesday, February 10, 4:00pm-5:00pm 

Location: 1203 Tawes   
 
Led by: Douglas Kern, Assistant Director, The Writing Center
 
Description: Procrastinate now before it's too late! This workshop will help you develop strategies to avoid your own personal procrastination habits.
 
Semester: Spring 2016
 
Date and Time: Wednesday, February 17, 4:00pm-5:00pm
 
Location: 1203 Tawes
 
Led by: Tom Earles, Assistant Director, The Writing Center
 
Description: Applying for jobs? We can help you improve your resume and cover letter to maximize your potential.
 
 

Semester: Spring 2016

Date and Time: Wednesday, February 24, 4:00pm-5:00pm

Location: 1203 Tawes
 
Led by: Dr. Leigh Ryan, Director, The Writing Center
 
Description: Applying to graduate school or an internship? Bring your personal statement ideas, draft, or questions.
 
 

Semester: Spring 2016

Date and Time: Wednesday, April 6, 4:00pm-5:00pm

Location: 1203 Tawes
 
Led by: Tom Earles, Assistant Director, The Writing Center
 
Description: Worried about documenting your sources? Confused about what format to use and when? Join us for this helpful discussion regarding documentation and citation. 
 
 
 
Semester: Spring 2016

Date and Time: Monday, April 11, 4:00pm-5:00pm

Location: 1203 Tawes
 
Led by: Danny Alarcon and Casey DeFrancesco, Tutors, The Writing Center
 
Description: Do you have a conference to attend or a class presentation? Why not consider joining Undergraduate Research Day?! Attend this workshop to gain knowledge about designing effective posters for presentation. 
 
 
 
Semester: Spring 2016

Date and Time: Thursday, April 14, 4:00pm-5:00pm

Location: 1203 Tawes
 
Led by: Nabila Hijazi, Assistant Director, The Writing Center
 
Description: Do you have a conference to attend or a class presentation? Why not consider joining Undergraduate Research Day?! Attend this workshop to gain knowledge about designing effective posters for presentation.