FREE FALL SEMESTER WORKSHOPS
*Email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot. Limited to 15 people.
Writing in Groups (Sept 10-11)
*See the workshop presentation here!
This workshop is designed for people who are or will be writing in groups. It addresses the 3 main types of group writing and encourages role-playing.
Researching and Writing
Tues. Oct. 8 3-5pm Alden 323
Wed. Oct. 9 3-5pm Alden 323
This workshop has a dual purpose: we ‘ll demonstrate how to begin researching a topic, narrowing it down along the way. We ‘ll also help develop a thesis for that topic and explain what you don’t want to do with the research you find.
(Re)Writing Your Personal Statement
Tues. Nov. 12 3-5pm Alden 319
Wed. Nov. 13 3-5pm Alden 319
This interactive workshop provides definitions of a personal statement and gives you time to begin writing or rewriting yours.
The SWC can send a representative to give mini workshops on writing-related topics in your classrooms. We also offer 10-15 minute presentations about the SWC. Sample in-class workshops: re-writing a personal statement, developing your CV, avoiding plagiarism, developing an analytical thesis statement, tips for proofreading and editing, and more. Disciplines that have utilized our workshops: English Composition, Coaching Education, Engineering, Interdisciplinary Arts, Speech-Language Pathology, University College courses, OPIE, Chemistry. Interested in inviting a SWC rep into your classroom? Just download and complete our request form: WRITING CENTER REQUEST FORM