Improve your writing skills by practicing specific aspects of college writing. All workshops are FREE and take place in the Writing Center (room L-242) in the Library.
RESEARCH WRITING: Using Sources in an Essay
- Date: Wednesday, February 18th
- Date: Thursday, April 9th
Writing a Research Paper this semester? Want to know more about how to use sources in academic writing? This workshop will help you develop skills for writing college-level research papers. We will practice strategies for narrowing a broad topic to a manageable focus, developing thesis statements, constructing argumentative paragraphs, incorporating source material, and avoiding plagiarism.
COOKIES AND COMMAS: A Punctuation Workshop
- Date: Thursday, February 26th
- Date: Wednesday, April 15th
Perplexed about punctuation? Confused about commas? Stumped by semi-colons? Join us for a workshop on punctuation. We will review and practice guidelines for punctuating sentences effectively.
TAKING ESSAY EXAMS
- Date: Tuesday, March 3rd
- Date: Wednesday, March 4th
Essay exams are given in many subjects across campus. Join us to explore strategies for studying for and succeeding on essay exams.