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Workshop Calendar

Check out descriptions, dates, and times for our Spring 2017 workshops!

Faculty looking to book in-class workshops can do so through our Faculty Resources page.

Spring 2017 Workshops

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MLA Survival Guide

This workshop is most appropriate for writers in English 1320 and other writers just beginning to use MLA.

Weds, 01/25 4:00-4:45 PM
Tues, 03/07 5:30-6:15 PM
Tues, 03/28 5:30-6:15 PM
Tues, 04/18 3:30-4:15 PM


APA Survival Guide

This workshop is appropriate for writers just beginning to use APA.

Weds, 02/08 4:00-4:45 PM
Tues, 02/28 6:00-6:45 PM
Mon, 04/03 3:00-3:45 PM
Weds, 04/19 4:00-4:45 PM


Chicago Survival Guide

This workshop is appropriate for writers beginning to use Chicago/Turabian.

Mon, 02/20 3:00-3:45 PM
Tues, 03/07 3:00-3:45 PM
Weds, 04/05 4:00-4:45 PM


Essay Writing

This workshop is most appropriate for writers in English 1310.

Weds, 02/01 5:00-5:45 PM
Weds, 03/29 4:30-5:15 PM


Academic Essay Writing

This workshop is appropriate for writers in English 1320 and others who want to begin thinking more about scholarly writing.

Tues, 02/14 5:30-6:15 PM
Mon, 04/10 3:00-3:45 PM


Science Writing

Most appropriate for those new to discussing and interpreting research results and writing research reports for studies across all science disciplines.

Mon, 03/20 3:00-3:45 PM
Weds, 04/26 3:30-4:15 PM


Recurring Workshops

Creative Writing Workshop

Join us for this informal, weekly workshop to read, write, and share your creative work with a fun and diverse group of writers! For more information, click here.

Thursdays 5:00-6:20 PM


PUG Review

Weekly review sessions cover everything you need to know about punctuation, usage, and grammar for the PUG exam.

Mondays 3:00 - 4:00 PM
Tuesdays 4:30 - 5:30 PM
Thursdays 10:00 - 11:00 AM

No workshop on 02/20, 03/20, 04/03, or 04/10

Thesis & Dissertation Boot Camp

This four-week workshop series provides a supportive environment to work on  theses or dissertations.

Topics covered include the parts of a thesis/dissertation, getting started, scholarly writing, formatting, editing/revising, and common grammar concerns. For more information, click here.

Fri, 02/10 2:15-4:00 PM
Fri, 02/24 2:15-4:00 PM
Fri, 03/10 2:15-4:00 PM
Fri, 03/31 2:15-4:00 PM


Write Time!

Your time to write. Join this writing group to give yourself dedicated time to plan, write, and reflect.

Sessions start with 15 minutes of goal setting and planning with a peer tutor, provide two hours of focused writing on your own, and end with 15 minutes of reflection and planning.

Mondays 12:00-2:30 PM
Thursdays 2:00-4:30 PM


Upcoming Events

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Night Against Procrastination

Academic Services Building (ASB); Texas State Writing Center (Groundfloor ASBN)
Arielle Solcher
Campus Sponsor:
The Texas State Writing Center

Stressed about papers due during finals week? Join us at the Texas State Writing Center for a night of food, fun, studying, and writing with peer tutors. Snacks and refreshments will be provided all day (as supplies last). Appointments are booking up fast, so schedule your tutoring appointment today!

Check out our updated hours for finals week below:

Night Against Procrastination
Mon, 5/1: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM; 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Finals Week
Tues, 5/2: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Weds, 5/3: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thurs, 5/4: 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Fri, 5/5: 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM

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These workshops are free and do not require registration.