Writing Center Workshops
Spring 2016 Workshops
Dissertation Proposal Boot Camp
|Saturday, February 20||9 am - 4 pm||MC 2.524|
This seminar is designed to help graduate students who are currently working on their dissertation proposals. It will focus on the general principles of conducting research for and writing proposals across various disciplines. It will also offer effective strategies for managing the process and successfully completing it.
This seminar is open to students who can commit to attending the seminar for the entire day.
Lunch and snacks will be served.
Registration for this event will close on February 15, 2016, or when the event is sold out, whichever occurs first. To cover the cost of printed materials and lunch, the registration includes a $10 fee, which cannot be refunded after February 15, 2016.
RHET 1302 Workshops
|Rhetorical Analysis||Tuesday, Feb 16||5–6 pm||MC 3.610|
|Visual Analysis||Wednesday, Mar. 23||5–6 pm||MC 3.610|
|Writing the Proposal Concisely||Wednesday, Apr. 6||5–6 pm||MC 3.610|
|Revising for Academic Style||Thursday, Apr. 21||5–6 pm||MC 3.610|
Graduate Student Workshops
|Lit Review: Going Beyond Undergraduate Research||Tues, Jan 26||5 - 6:30pm||MC 2.524|
|Lit Review: Going Beyond Undergraduate Research||Sat, Jan. 30||1 – 4 pm||MC 2.524|
|From Evidence to Proof: Finding Your Evidence||Tues, Feb. 23||5 - 6:30pm||MC 2.524|
|Managing Materials: Using RefWorks||Tues, Mar. 22||5 - 6:30pm||MC 2.524|
|Managing Materials: Using RefWorks||Sat, Mar. 26||1 – 4pm||MC 2.524|
|Making Your Point||Tues, Apr. 5||4 – 5:30 pm||MC 3.610|
English Writing Hour
Meets every Monday, 2 - 3pm in SSB 3.107
|Jan. 25||Formal and Informal Writing||Feb. 29||Professional Emails|
|Feb. 1||Academic Honesty||Mar. 7||Writing Transitions|
|Feb. 8||Integrating Research Sources||Mar. 28||American Expectations of Writing|
|Feb. 15||Personal Statements||Apr. 4||Cover Letters for Jobs|
|Feb. 22||Sentence Types and Variety||Apr. 11||American Research Papers|
|Sentence Basics Tutorial||MC 1.312|
|Transitioning to College Writing Tutorial||MC 1.312|
Make an appointment to work with a tutor for our Sentence Basics Tutorial or our Transitioning to College Writing Tutorial. In the Sentence Basics Tutorial, get practical help on forming all different kinds of sentences and understanding sentence structure. In the Transition to College Writing Tutorial, learn the common pitfalls that students experience when moving from high-school to college and strategies to avoid them.
Simply make a normal appointment, but make sure we know that you are looking for a specific tutorial by writing the title in the comments or telling us over the phone when you make the appointment.
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