Writing Center Workshops

We hold workshops that focus on brainstorming, planning, drafting, and revising essays.

We also offer grammar, punctuation, editing, and timed writing workshops.

These workshops are designed to enhance students’ academic skills and confidence.

Each workshop lasts approximately one hour.

Online Workshops

Writing Center Workshop: Getting Started on a Writing Assignment

Writing Center Workshop: Thesis Statements

Writing Center Workshop: Essay Structure

Writing Center Workshop: Timed Writing

Writing Center Workshop: Writing a Research Paper

Writing Center Workshop: Subject-Verb Agreement

Writing Center Workshop: Comma Rules

Writing Center Workshop: Run-ons, Fragments, and Comma Splices

Writing Center Workshop: Reading for College

American Psychological Association Tutorial: The Basics of APA Style



Current Workshops

April 2015

Run-Ons, Fragments, and Comma Splices

Monday, April 6, 4pm, LR 318

Revising the Content of a Rough Draft

Wednesday, April 8, 10am, LR 318

Integrating Sources

Monday, April 13, 4pm, LR 318

Editing for Clarity

Wednesday, April 15, 3pm, LR 318

Thesis Statements

Monday, April 20, 11am, LR 141

Structure of an Essay (*ENGWR 51)

Wednesday, April 22, 4pm, LR 141

Run-Ons, Fragments, and Comma Splices

Monday, April 27, 4pm, LR 318

Comma Rules

Wednesday, April 29, 4pm, LR 141

Structure of an Essay (*ENGWR 51)

Tuesday, April 7, 4pm, LR 141

Timed Writing (*ENGWR 51)

Thursday, April 9, 12pm, LR 318

Introductions and Conclusions

Tuesday, April 14, 4pm, LR 141

Reading for College (*ENGWR 51)

Thursday, April 16, 4pm, LR 141

Timed Writing

Tuesday, April 21, 4pm, LR 141

Writing a Research Paper

Thursday, April 23, 4pm, LR 141

Summarizing, Quoting, and Paraphrasing

Tuesday, April 28, 12pm, LR 318

MLA Citation

Thursday, April 30, 4pm, LR 141

Visit the Writing Center in LR 144 or call (916) 558-2126 for more information.

* These workshops are designed to support students taking English Writing (ENGWR) 51.

To download a PDF version of our workshop flyer, please click here:  Workshop Flyer April 2015