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Workshops

Throughout the semester, tutors will host workshops on various aspects of writing. These workshops include topics such as grammar, writing a strong thesis statement, organizing a research paper, citing sources, etc. All students are invited to attend. Times and dates will vary with each semester.

All workshops will be held in McKay 101. All students are welcome to attend. Seating is limited to number of chairs in the room. First come first served.

Fall 2019 Workshops


Tuesday, September 24, 9:30 p.m. — Textbook Reading Strategies

Tuesday, October 1, 9:30 p.m. — APA Citation

Wednesday, October 2, 9:30 p.m. — MLA Citation

Thursday, October 3, 11:00 a.m. — Turabian Citation

Wednesday, October 9, 9:30 p.m. — Verb Tense and Subject/Verb Agreement

Thursday, October 10, 11:00 a.m. — Articles, Pronouns, and Prepositions

Wednesday, October 16, 9:30 p.m. — Active vs. Passive Voice

Thursday, October 17, 11:00 a.m. — Scientific Writing

Wednesday, October 23, 9:30 p.m. — Analyzing Text & Poetry

Thursday, October 24, 11:00 a.m. — Creative Writing

Monday, October 29, 9:30 p.m. — Resumes and Cover Letters

Tuesday, October 30, 9:30 p.m. — Literature Reviews

Tuesday, November 5, 9:30 p.m. — Brainstorming, Outlining, and Introductions

Wednesday, November 6, 9:30 p.m. — Thesis Statements, Body Paragraphs, and Conclusions

Tuesday, November 12, 9:30 p.m. — PowerPoint Presentations

Wednesday, November 13, 9:30 p.m. — Avoiding Plagiarism

Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 p.m. — Proofreading and Editing Strategies

Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 p.m. — Researching and Organizing Research