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 Workshop Preview

Summer 2014 30-Minute Workshop Series

Fix Your Sentences

 

Presenter: Sarah Pultz

Do your friends and family refuse to proofread another one of your papers? Come learn some easy tips for how to proofread on your own

 

Tuesday, June 24, 11:15 - 11:45 am, OC Student Center - Temescal

Wednesday, June 25, 2:00 - 2:30 pm, OC 3511

 


Comma Splices and Run-Ons - 3 Easy Fixes

 

Presenter: Stephanie Taylor

Finding “CS” and “RO” all over your papers? We know the feeling. This workshop will explain those mysterious red pen marks and present three simple ways to fix those frustrating comma errors.

 

Tuesday, July 1, 11:15 - 11:45 am, OC Student Center - Temescal

Wednesday, July 2, 2:00 - 2:30 pm, OC 3511

 


How to Make a Quote Sandwich

 

Presenter: Sarah Pultz

Your professor wants you to use quotes in your paper, and you’ve found some great possibilities. Come learn how to smoothly integrate your quotes into your paper.

 

Tuesday, July 8, 11:15 - 11:45 am, OC Student Center - Temescal

Wednesday, July 9, 2:00 - 2:30 pm, OC 3511

 


Conquering Conclusions

 

Presenter: Stephanie Taylor

You're almost finished with your paper, and then you reach that tricky conclusion paragraph. What else to say? What haven't you already said? This workshop will give you a few tips for filling out that final piece of your essay.

 

Tuesday, July 15, 11:15 - 11:45 am, OC Student Center - Temescal

Wednesday, July 16, 2:00 - 2:30 pm, OC 3511