WRITING CENTER: FALL 2013 WORKSHOP SCHEDULE
Come to the Writing Center, room L-300 in the Library for all Workshops
Call us at (516) 876-3093 for more information.
Improve your writing skills by practicing specific aspects of college writing. All workshops are FREE. Registration is encouraged but not required. Call 876-3093 or stop by the Writing Center in room L-300, Library, Campus Center to register. See you there!
RESEARCH WRITING: Using Sources in an Essay
Date: Tuesday, October 1st OR Date: Wednesday, November 6th
Time: 3-4:30pm Time: 7:15-8:45pm
Writing a Research Paper this semester? Want to know more about how to use sources in academic writing? This workshop will help you develop skills for writing college-level research papers. We will practice strategies for narrowing a broad topic to a manageable focus, developing thesis statements, constructing argumentative paragraphs, incorporating source material, and avoiding plagiarism.
COOKIES AND COMMAS: A Punctuation Workshop
Date: Monday, October 28th OR Date: Tuesday, November 12th
Time: 3-4:30pm Time: 6:30-8pm
Perplexed about punctuation? Confused about commas? Stumped by semi-colons? Join us for a workshop on punctuation. We will review and practice guidelines for punctuating sentences effectively.
TAKING ESSAY EXAMS
Date: Tuesday, October 8th OR Date: Wednesday, October 9th
Time: 12-1pm Time: 12-1pm
Essay exams are given in many subjects across campus. Join us to explore strategies for studying for and succeeding on essay exams.