***(Re)Writing Your Personal Statement***
Friday, Oct 24 from 3-5pm (Alden 251, glassed-in computer lab)

This interactive workshop is designed for students interested in applying for graduate school, fellowships/scholarships, etc.

The first hour will provide definitions of a personal statement and gives you time to begin writing and brainstorming your own. The second hour allows you to meet with a professional writing tutor (someone with experience writing personal statements) to look over your current draft.

Sign up for one hour or both. Both undergrads & grads are welcome. *Email to reserve a spot. Limited to 15 people per hour.


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 NOTE: Instructors need to be present on day of workshop.


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