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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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Write Time!

Location:
Academic Services Building (ASB); ASBN 108 in the Writing Center
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Ren VanderLind, 5122455052
Campus Sponsor:
Writing Center

Need to get some writing done but can't find the time or motivation? Join us at the Writing Center for our new writing group, Write Time! Begin and end your week with Write Time! We meet twice weekly on Mondays from 12:00-2:30 and Thursdays from 2:00-4:30. Join us for the days and times that work for you.


Each session starts with 15 minutes of goal setting and planning with a peer tutor, provides two hours dedicated to focused writing on your own, and ends with 15 minutes of reflection and planning.

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MLA Survival Guide

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

Unsure about using MLA?

Come learn the basics of MLA formatting with a peer tutor at the Texas State Writing Center. Discover tips and tricks for citing sources and formatting papers to meet MLA guidelines.

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Essay Writing Workshop

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

Been putting off that essay? Don’t know where to start?

Come learn the basics of essay writing with a peer tutor at the Texas State Writing Center. The workshop will help you break down a prompt, develop a thesis, and figure out an organization style that works for you.

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more about event

Write Time!

Location:
Academic Services Building (ASB); ASBN 108 in the Writing Center
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Ren VanderLind, 5122455052
Campus Sponsor:
Writing Center

Need to get some writing done but can't find the time or motivation? Join us at the Writing Center for our new writing group, Write Time! Begin and end your week with Write Time! We meet twice weekly on Mondays from 12:00-2:30 and Thursdays from 2:00-4:30. Join us for the days and times that work for you.


Each session starts with 15 minutes of goal setting and planning with a peer tutor, provides two hours dedicated to focused writing on your own, and ends with 15 minutes of reflection and planning.

more about event

APA Survival Guide

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

Did you know APA is the preferred formatting style in the social sciences, such as psychology, sociology, and criminology?

Come learn APA for your next social science paper with a peer tutor at the Texas State Writing Center. Learn to cite sources and format papers to meet APA guidelines.

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Chicago/Turabian Survival Guide

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

Chicago is beautiful. And we don’t mean the city!

Chicago is a style guide used in history and other disciplines. Learn how to use footnotes and cite sources the Chicago way with a peer tutor at the Texas State Writing Center. This workshop will also cover the closely-related Turabian style.

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These workshops are free and do not require registration.