Workshop Schedule

To register for any of our workshops, please fill out a workshop registration form. You can also stop by the Writing Center to sign up or call 408-924-2308. Our workshops are popular and may fill up quickly--be sure to sign up in advance!

Fall 2014 Workshop Schedule

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

Analyzing Writing Prompts
CLOSED FOR REGISTRATION--WORKSHOP FULL! 
Date: Tuesday, September 16
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Gloria Collins

Writing under Pressure
CLOSED FOR REGISTRATION--WORKSHOP FULL! 
Date: Thursday, September 18
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Gloria Collins

Composing Effective Sentences
CLOSED FOR REGISTRATION--WORKSHOP FULL!
Date: Monday, September 22
Time: 1:30-2:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Cindy Baer

Designing a Focused Cover Letter and Resume
CLOSED FOR REGISTRATION--WORKSHOP FULL!
Date: Tuesday, September 23
Time: 1:30-2:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Debra Caires

LLD/ENGL 100A: What Is a Rhetorical Analysis?
CLOSED FOR REGISTRATION--WORKSHOP FULL!
Date: Tuesday, September 23
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 412
Instructor: Samantha Clark

Muscle Verbs for Good Writing
CLOSED FOR REGISTRATION--WORKSHOP FULL!
Date: Wednesday, September 24
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Michelle Hager

Common Grammar and Punctuation Errors
CLOSED FOR REGISTRATION--WORKSHOP FULL!
Date: Thursday, September 25
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Andrew Tucker

Basic APA Style
CLOSED FOR REGISTRATION--WORKSHOP FULL! 
Date: Tuesday, September 30
Time: 3:00-4:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: John Linford

Reading for a Purpose
Date: Thursday, October 2
Time: 1:30-2:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Cindy Baer

Professional Letters: Writing the Job Shadow Request, Cover Letter, and Thank-You Letter
CLOSED FOR REGISTRATION--WORKSHOP FULL!
Date: Wednesday, October 8
Time: 3:00-4:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Debra Caires

Body Paragraphs
CLOSED FOR REGISTRATION--WORKSHOP FULL! 
Date: Thursday, October 9
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Mitchell Gehring

The Art of the Long Sentence
Date: Monday, October 13
Time: 1:30-2:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Cindy Baer

LLD/ENGL 100A: Rhetorical Analysis Essay Peer Review Session
Date: Tuesday, October 14
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 412
Instructor: Samantha Clark

Common Grammar and Punctuation Errors
CLOSED FOR REGISTRATION--WORKSHOP FULL!
Date: Wednesday, October 15
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Michelle Hager

Writing under Pressure
Date: Monday, October 20
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Gloria Collins

Creating your Educational and Professional Portfolio
CLOSED FOR REGISTRATION--WORKSHOP FULL! 
Date: Tuesday, October 21
Time: 1:30-2:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Debra Caires

Analyzing Writing Prompts
Date: Thursday, October 23
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Gloria Collins

LLD/ENGL 100A: Rhetorical Analysis Essay Grammar Concerns
Date: Tuesday, October 28
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 412
Instructor: Samantha Clark

Trimming the Fat: Writing Concisely and Avoiding Wordiness
Date: Wednesday, October 29
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Hannah Wiltbank

Muscle Verbs for Good Writing
Date: Tuesday, November 4
Time: 10:30-11:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Michelle Hager

LinkedIn Overview: Identifying and Selling the Brand of You
Date: Wednesday, November 5
Time: 3:00-4:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Debra Caires

Common Grammar and Punctuation Errors
Date: Thursday, November 13
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Michelle Hager

Writing with a Purpose
Date: Monday, November 17
Time: 1:30-2:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Cindy Baer

Optimizing your LinkedIn Summary and Profile
Date: Tuesday, November 18
Time: 3:00-4:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Debra Caires

Perfect Verb Tenses
Date: Wednesday, November 19
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Ben Aldridge

Revising for Clarity: Subjects and their Verbs
Date: Tuesday, December 2
Time: 4:30-5:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Sarah Andersen

Paraphrasing
Date: Wednesday, December 3
Time: 4:30-5:30
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Jacqueline Goodwin

Selecting and Integrating Source Material
Date: Thursday, December 4
Time: 3:00-4:00
Location: Clark Hall 100H
Instructor: Emmanuel Solorzano