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LRC READING/WRITING WORKSHOPS

Fall 2017  Writing Workshops:

(For information on UDWPE workshops, please click here.)

NB:  Students 10 or more minutes late will not be admitted to workshops.

MLA Formatting Basics

You've worked hard on your paper.  Make sure your research is carefully presented in the correct format. 

This workshop will help you follow MLA format in your document formatting, parenthetical citations, list of works cited, and incorporation of evidence into your discussion. 

Date and Time:  Friday, December 1st at 12:00pm

Location:  LRC Classroom, 3rd Floor,  Oviatt Library

Presenter:  Dylan Altman    Sign up for the MLA workshop by clicking here.

Proofreading Strategies

Are typos, misspellings, grammar, and punctuation errors stopping your work from looking polished and professional?

This one-hour workshop will provide you with techniques for locating your mistakes and correcting them before you hand in your assignment.


Date and Time:  Monday, December 4th at 3:30pm
Location:  LRC Computer Lab, 3rd Floor, Oviatt Library
Presenter: Sean Pessin       Sign up for this workshop here. 

Scholarships and Personal Statements

Applying to graduate school but not sure how to approach the personal statement? Need some help "selling yourself" for a scholarship? Wondering what is the difference between personal statement, statement of purpose, and goal statement?

Come find answers to all of these questions and more at the Personal Statement and Scholarship Essay Workshop! We will discuss the form, content, and style of one of the most important documents you will ever write. 

Day/Time:Tuesday, December 5th at 1:00pm
Location:  LRC Computer Lab, 3rd Floor, Oviatt Library
Presenter:   Lusine Makarosyan     Sign up for this workshop here.      

Writing the Resume

Writing the Résumé

Applying for a job? Competing for an internship? Working on an admissions packet for graduate school and need to spruce up your work history? Come to the LRC and learn how to put together the document that can get the interview in our résumé workshop.

The résumé workshop provides detailed explanations, as well step-by-step processes, for creating an effective résumé. 

Date and Time:   Wednesday, December 6th at 2:00pm
Location:  LRC Classroom, 3rd Floor, Oviatt Library 
Presenter:  Sean Pessin     Sign up for this workshop here.