Writing Center Workshop: Research Writing: Using Sources in an Essay

Event date: 

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 7:10pm to 8:40pm

Location: 

The Writing Center, Library L-242
A blackboard with word workshop written on it.

Description: 

 

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.

The program is a part of the Leadership Development Certificate Program and open to all students.

The LDCP is a college-wide program that is open to all majors and all class years. We've collaborated with offices throughout the campus to give you a comprehensive leadership program to enhance your resume and make you a more marketable future employee. Please make sure you sign in (legibly) to every session you attend for credit. To check how many sessions you’ve attended; please email Jamie Jones at DresherJ [at] oldwestbury.edu.