Special Workskops and Classes

The Writing Center offers special class presentations by request.  Workshops and topics include:

  • Discipline Specific Style Guides:  A Review
  • Grammar, Mechanics, and Idea Articulation
  • Peer Critiques and Editing Compositions
  • Preparing the Personal Statement for Graduate/Professional School
  • Preparing for the Junior Writing Proficiency Examination
  • The Research Paper from A to Z (recommended early in the semester) 
  • Setting the Research Agenda
  • Using Quotations in the Research Paper
  • Writing for Graduate School
  • The Writing Process for A to Z (recommended early in the semester) 
  • Introduction to Academic Writing
  • Common Problems with Sentences
  • Writing the Thesis in APA, CMS, and MLA Formats
  • Writing the Dissertation in APA, CMS, and MLA Formats
  • Writing the Resume and Cover Letter