Writing Center Workshops

The Writing Center offers a variety of workshops you can attend for free with topics ranging from basic punctuation to timed writing and research papers. There's no need to sign up--just show up at the workshop you're interested in!

Fall 2014 Writing Center Workshops

Chemistry Lab Write-Ups

 

Presenter: Denise Stephenson

Aim for success: Prep to write Chemistry 100 labs. Learn about 3rd person, passive voice, formatting, and more.

 

Tuesday, August 26, 1:00 - 2:00 pm, SAN Student Center Conference A/B

Friday, August 29, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm, SAN Student Center Conference A/B

 


Reading for Success

 

Presenters: Denise Stephenson & Luke Lambert

Want to read better? This workshop is all about improving your reading. Focus on your own reading process to develop skills for any college course: chemistry, sociology, accouting, English...

 

Tuesday, August 26, 12:00 - 1:00 pm, SAN Student Center Conference A/B

Wednesday, August 27, 12:00 - 1:00 pm, OCN 1202

Thursday, August 28, 12:00 - 1:00 pm, OCN 1202

Tuesdays, September 9, 12:00 - 1:00 pm, OCN 1202


The Scholarship Thank You Letter

 

Presenter: Brandi Blahnik

Awarded a scholarship? Join us for information about what to include in that all-important thank you letter.

 

Tuesday, September 2, 12:00 - 12:30 pm, OCN 1202

Wednesday, September 3, 12:00 - 12:30 pm, SAN Student Center Conference A/B

Monday, September 22, 12:00 - 12:30 pm, OCN 1202

Wednesday, September 24, 12:00 - 12:30 pm, SAN Student Center Conference A/B


Practice Safe Writing: Avoid Plagiarism

 

Presenter: Denise Stephenson

Temptation is everywhere! Learn how to avoid different kinds of plagiarism. It's vital to you academic health.

 

Tuesday, October 7, 12:00 - 1:00 pm, SAN Student Center Conference A/B

Wednesday, October 8, 12:00 - 1:00 pm, OCN 1202


Writing Your Personal Statement: Don't Delay!

 

Presenter: Brandi Blahnik

Your personal statement is a critical part of your transfer application. Learn useful tips and techniques for writing your transfer admission essay.

 

Tuesday, October 7, 12:00 - 1:00 pm, OCN 1202

Wednesday, October 8, 12:00 - 1:00 pm, SAN Student Center Conference A/B

Monday, November 3, 12:00 - 1:00 pm, OCN 1202