How to Register and Attend
We are offering online workshops in fall 2020. For your convenience, download each workshop's WebEx calendar file upon registration. We've created two videos to demonstrate how to add these files to your Mac or PC.
A recording of each workshop will be available within 1-2 days of its date. Just click on the workshop title to find a recording.
Are you new to writing at the university level? In this workshop, you will learn how to write strong papers! This workshop is aimed at undergraduate students.
|Friday||Sept. 11, 2020||1:30-2:20 pm|
|Thursday||Sept. 17, 2020||1-2:20 pm||Workshop recording|
Does the idea of academic writing make you feel nervous or overwhelmed? Let a seasoned student walk you through some practical approaches to breaking down the writing process into manageable pieces.
This workshop has very limited capacity. Please note that a recording of this workshop will be made available and the link will be posted here.
|Thursday||Sept. 17, 2020||10-11:20 am||Workshop recording|
|Thursday||Oct. 29, 2020||10-11:20 am||Register|
Lab reports, research papers, and academic reviews: these writing tasks can seem daunting, especially in science classes. Attend this workshop to learn how to identify the do's and don'ts of writing in the sciences.
|Thursday||Sept. 17, 2020||3-4:30 pm||Workshop recording|
Are your paragraphs as clear as you would like them to be? Do they build your argument persuasively? This workshop will give you some skills for constructing powerful paragraphs.
|Monday||Sept. 28, 2020||11:30 am-12:20 pm||Workshop recording|
Leave a great first (and last) impression on your reader. A tutor will provide tips and strategies to improve your essay's introduction and conclusion.
|Tuesday||Sept. 29, 2020||4:30-6 pm||Workshop recording|
Your thesis statement can make or break your essay. Come to this short workshop to learn how to craft a strong one! This workshop is aimed at undergraduate students.
|Wednesday||Sept. 30, 2020||4:30-6 pm|
|Monday||Oct. 5, 2020||4:30-6 pm||Workshop recording|
|Thursday||Oct. 22, 2020||4:30-6 pm||Workshop recording|
Language and word use is often biased toward dichotomous gender (male and female). Do you want to learn how to avoid gender bias in your written and spoken language? This workshop covers the use of nouns, pronouns, and titles, and teaches you how to navigate your professors' expectations. Undergraduate and graduate students are welcome.
|Thursday||Oct. 22, 2020||10-11:20 am||Workshop recording|
Learning how to quote, summarize, and paraphrase well is critical to writing a clear, persuasive paper. Attend this workshop to learn how to integrate sources into a paper seamlessly, and with integrity!
|Tuesday||Nov. 3, 2020||4:30-6 pm||Register|