ENGLISH 100 Workshops - ONLINE!
You can complete the 3 workshops online at the following links. (Note: you might have to install a plug-in to watch these - it takes 5 seconds to do so.)
Homework is embedded into the lectures-when you have completed the homework for each lecture, bring it to the Writing Center and have a tutor record your completion. Please feel free to start scheduling individual tutorials when you drop off your homework: you can schedule ONLINE in STARFISH. Please complete all workshops by mid-semester.
Finding the Best Sources
- Wed. Mar. 23rd, 2:00 p.m. Library LCLC
- Thurs. Mar. 24th, 11:30 a.m. Library LCLC
If you want to write a strong research paper, it has to have the best sources. This workshop shows you the fastest ways to find the highest quality sources. You will save time by using these strategies.
Quoting and Paraphrasing
- Wed. Mar. 30th, 2:00 p.m. Library LCLC
- Thurs. Mar. 31st, 11:30 a.m. Library LCLC
Avoiding plagiarism is the goal of this workshop; it also helps students strengthen their voice when using many authors in their text. Citation style of the particular field is reviewed.
Subtle ways student grades are lowered
- Wed. Apr. 6th 2:00 p.m. Library LCLC
- Thur. Apr. 7th 11:30 a.m. Library LCLC
A writer's own voice can be lost among too many outside sources; this workshop helps students maintain a formal, academic voice throughout a research paper. Mistakes that drive professors and editors crazy will also be covered. Individuals will receive attention to their own writing.
revising for a better Grade
- Wed. Apr. 13th, 2:00 p.m. Library LCLC
- Thurs. Apr. 14th, 11:30 a.m. Library LCLC
Students can lose an entire letter grade due to their not proofreading. This workshop identifies a variety of strategies to spot errors in the final version. Individuals will receive attention to their own writing.
Last Minute Help
- Wed. Apr. 20th, 2:00 p.m. Library LCLC
- Thurs. Apr. 21st, 11:30 a.m. Library LCLC
If the semester slipped by and you need some help writing a paper, this workshop will cover the basics (focus, sources, structure, style, grammar) as requested by the students who come to it. Individuals will receive attention to their own writing.
Please complete the form below or call 216.687.6982 to register