Writing Center Workshops

Beginning Tuesday, September 2, 2014 the Writing Center will host a weekly workshop every Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. until 3:50 p.m. The JWPE Prep Workshops are held at  12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. in the Earl S. Richardson Library 117.  Moreover, special class presentations are provided by request. In addition, weekly workshops will be provided, including the following topics:

The following Writing Across The Curriculum (every Thursday at 3:00 p.m.)Writing In The Discipline Workshops (every Thursday at 10:00 a.m.), and additional services will be covered-beginning :  

Writing Across The Curriculum and In The Disciplines Specific Style Guides: A Review from Research and Writing Across The Curriculum, Editor: Dr. Monique Akassi

  • Write in the Sciences and Social Sciences
  • Writing about Psychology
  • Reading and Writing About Statistical Analyses
  • Writing Laboratory and Other Research Reports
  • Write about Literature and the Humanities
  • Writing and History
  • Writing About Drama 
  • Writing About the Movies 
  • Write for Online Courses   
  • Communicate in Multimedia (Web page, Podcast, Video, Oral Presentations with visuals, essays with images)
  1. Code Switching for ESL Students: Grammar, Mechanics, and Ideal Articulation
  2. Business Writing Etiquette (E-mails, memos, reports, proposals)
  3. Peer Critiques and Editing Compositions
  4. Preparing the Personal Statement for Graduate/Professional School
  5. Preparing for the Junior Writing Proficiency Examination
  6. The Research Paper from A to Z (recommended early in the semester)
  7. Setting the Research Agenda
  8. Using Quotations in the Research Paper
  9. Writing For Graduate School
  10. The Writing Process From A to Z (recommended early in the semester)
  11. Introduction to Academic Writing
  12. Common Problems With Sentences
  13. Writing the Thesis in APA, CMS, and MLA formats
  14. Writing the Dissertation in APA, CMS, and MLA formats
  15. Writing the Resume and Cover Letter
  16. Online tutoring services
  17. Writing Workshop tutoring and training abroad
  18. The Writing Center Newsletter
  19. The Writing Across The Disciplines Journal
  20. Research and Writing Across The Curriculum Lecture Series
  21. Community Service based projects to local schools in the Baltimore area