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Writing Center Calendar

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August:

Tuesday August  18, 2015
10:00 am - 11:30 am       Nye-Canada Plaza      
University Housing Resource Fair

Writing Center consultants and director available to explain the Writing Center and the services we offer.

Friday August 28, 2015
11:00 am - 2:00 pm       4th Floor Joe
Part-time Job & Internship Expo
Stop and Visit

Stop by the Writing Center table and learn about job posibilities.  The Writing Center hires consultants every fall and spring.  Some of our consultants will be available for you to ask questions, to see if the Writing Center might be a fit for you.


September:

Thursday September 10, 2015
4:00 pm -  5:00 pm     Mackay Science Room 108
University Writing Center Creative Writing Group
For Staff and Students

Come join a group of fellow creative writers.  One meeting we will work on writing together and the next week will be about sharing and responding to the writing

Wednesday September 23, 2015
12:00 noon - 12:45 pm       KC Room 104
University Writing Center Fall 2015 Student Writing Workshop
Narrowing the Topic & Making a Claim  

This 45-minute workshop provides practical strategies to help students narrow topics and make clear, claims in their writing and presentations.  Students will be provided with several examples, participate in discussions, and apply strategies to their own writing or example texts.

Thursday September 24, 2015
4:00 pm -  5:00 pm     Mackay Science Room 108
University Writing Center Creative Writing Group

For Staff and Students
Come join a group of fellow creative writers.  One meeting we will work on writing together and the next week will be about sharing and responding to the writing

Friday September 25, 2015
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm       KC Room 104        
University Writing Center Fall 2015 Student Writing Workshop
Narrowing the Topic & Making a Claim

This 45-minute workshop provides practical strategies to help students narrow topics adn make clear, claims in their writing and presentations.  Students will be provided with several examples, participate in discussions, and apply strategies to their own writing or example texts.


October:

Thursday October 8, 2015
4:00 pm -  5:00 pm     Mackay Science Room 108
University Writing Center Creative Writing Group

For Staff and Students
Come join a group of fellow creative writers.  One meeting we will work on writing together and the next week will be about sharing and responding to the writing

Wednesday October 21, 2015
12:00 noon - 12:45 pm       KC Room 104
University Writing Center Fall 2015 Student Writing Workshop
Concision and Clarity   

This 45-minute workshop provides students with the importance of clear, direct, concise writing and communication.  Students will learn how to refine their language for clarity and concision as well as more effective ways to develop their writing to meet assignment expectations, such as word count and page requirements.

Thursday October 22, 2015
4:00 pm -  5:00 pm     Mackay Science Room 108
University Writing Center Creative Writing Group
For Staff and Students

Come join a group of fellow creative writers.  One meeting we will work on writing together and the next week will be about sharing and responding to the writing

Friday October 23, 2015
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm       KC Room 104        
University Writing Center Fall 2015 Student Writing Workshop
Concision and Clarity   

This 45-minute workshop provides students with the importance of clear, direct, concise writing and communication.  Students will learn how to refine their language for clarity and concision as well as more effective ways to develop their writing to meet assignment expectations, such as word count and page requirements.


November:

Wednesday November 18, 2015
12:00 noon - 12:45 pm       KC Room 104
University Writing Center Fall 2015 Student Writing Workshop  
Citation Style & Source Attribution

This 45-minute workshop provides students with an overview of formatting, style, and citation, providing specific examples from APA and MLA.  Students will also learn how to effectively integrate source information by providing context/introduction, explanations, and making connections (synthesizing) to other sources.

Thursday November 19, 2015
4:00 pm -  5:00 pm     Mackay Science Room 108
University Writing Center Creative Writing Group
For Staff and Students

Come join a group of fellow creative writers.  One meeting we will work on writing together and the next week will be about sharing and responding to the writing

Friday November 20, 2015
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm       KC Room 104        
University Writing Center Fall 2015 Student Writing Workshop

Citation Style & Source Attribution
This 45-minute workshop provides students with an overview of formatting, style, and citation, providing specific examples from APA and MLA.  Students will also learn how to effectively integrate source information by providing context/introduction, explanations, and making connections (synthesizing) to other sources.

December

Thursday December 10, 2015
4:00 pm -  5:00 pm     Mackay Science Room 108
University Writing Center Creative Writing Group
For Staff and Students

Come join a group of fellow creative writers.  One meeting we will work on writing together and the next week will be about sharing and responding to the writing

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