Workshop Schedule

Spring 2016 Workshop Schedule

To register for any of the following workshops, please complete our registration form. Fill out multiple forms if you'd like to attend multiple workshops. 

If you are not able to register in advance, you are welcome to come on the workshop date to see if any seats are available.  

All our workshops are intended to help you improve your writing. If you are preparing for the WST, you might find "Analyzing Writing Prompts," "Writing under Pressure," "Brainstorming for In-Class Essays," "WST Scoring Workshop," and "Essay Prompts and Time Management" particularly useful. 

Click on each title to read a brief description of that workshop. 

Analyzing Writing Prompts 

Date: Tuesday, February 9
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Gloria Collins

Four Ways to Write a Killer Personal Summary

Date: Wednesday, February 10
Time: 3:00-4:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Debra Caires

Essay Prompts and Time Management

Date: Tuesday, February 16
Time: 1:30-2:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Michelle Hager

Writing under Pressure

Date: Wednesday, February 17
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Gloria Collins

Common Grammar and Punctuation Errors

Date: Thursday, February 18
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Roya Lillie

So What: Building an Effective Thesis in Three Easy Steps

Date: Tuesday, February 23
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Jessy Goodman

Email Communication: Etiquette for the Internet

Date: Wednesday, February 24
Time: 3:00-4:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Jeff Heid

Trimming the Fat: Writing Concisely and Avoiding Wordiness

Date: Thursday, February 25
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Hannah Wiltbank

Revising for Clarity: Subjects and their Verbs

Date: Tuesday, March 1
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Danny Spiteri

WST Scoring Workshop

Date: Wednesday, March 2
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Gloria Collins

Basic APA Style

Date: Thursday, March 3
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: John Linford

Build Your Brand: Creating an Educational and Professional Portfolio

Date: Tuesday, March 8
Time: 1:30-2:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Debra Caires

Common Grammar and Punctuation Errors

Date: Wednesday, March 9
Time: 3:00-4:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Michelle Hager

Selecting and Integrating Source Materials

Date: Thursday, March 10
Time: 1:30-2:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H 
Instructor: Giselle Tran

Annotated Bibliographies

Date: Tuesday, March 15
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Jessy Goodman

Brainstorming for In-Class Essays

Date: Wednesday, March 16
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Gloria Collins

Muscle Verbs for Good Writing

Date: Tuesday, March 22
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Michelle Hager

WST Scoring Workshop

Date: Wednesday, March 23
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Gloria Collins

Brainstorming for In-Class Essays

Date: Tuesday, April 5
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Gloria Collins

Leveraging Your Transferable Skills

Date: Wednesday, April 6
Time: 3:00-4:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Debra Caires

Build Your Brand: Creating an Educational and Professional Portfolio

Date: Wednesday, April 13
Time: 3:00-4:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Debra Caires

So What: Building an Effective Thesis in Three Easy Steps

Date: Monday, April 18
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Jessy Goodman

Body Paragraphs

Date: Tuesday, April 19
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Sheldon Hentschke

Basic APA Style

Date: Wednesday, April 20
Time: 1:30-2:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Nicky Lai

Transitions for Coherence

Date: Thursday, April 21
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Brooke Blankenship

Building Blocks of an Analytical Paragraph

Date: Tuesday, April 26
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Jessy Goodman

Leveraging Your Transferable Skills

Date: Wednesday, April 27
Time: 1:30-2:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Debra Caires

Four Ways to Write a Killer Personal Summary

Date: Tuesday, May 3
Time: 3:00-4:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Debra Caires

Common Grammar and Punctuation Errors

Date: Thursday, May 5
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Michelle Hager