Calendar

WSIP offers a variety of workshops and events to students and the UA community. Check out what's coming up in our calendar below.

Monday, September 25, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 1:00am
Location: Register Online through WSIP Website

Registration opens for an individual workshop two weeks in advance of that workshop. 

Go to http://wsip.arizona.edu/workshop-series to view the WSIP Fall 2017 regular workshop schedule. All WSIP regular workshops will be held in the Geronimo Bldg., Room 216.

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 2:00pm
Location: Geronimo 216

This workshop will introduce useful strategies for making writing concise and effective by reducing redundancy and other forms of wordiness.

 

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 1:00am
Location: Register Online through WSIP Website

Registration opens for an individual workshop two weeks in advance of that workshop. 

Go to http://wsip.arizona.edu/workshop-series to view the WSIP Fall 2017 regular workshop schedule. All WSIP regular workshops will be held in the Geronimo Bldg., Room 216.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 10:00am
Location: Geronimo 216

In this workshop, we will experiment with ways to ask questions and brainstorm search terms that take us more quickly and efficiently to the source material we need.

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 1:00am
Location: Register Online through WSIP Website

Registration opens for an individual workshop two weeks in advance of that workshop. 

Go to http://wsip.arizona.edu/workshop-series to view the WSIP Fall 2017 regular workshop schedule. All WSIP regular workshops will be held in the Geronimo Bldg., Room 216.

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 2:00pm
Location: Geronimo 216

Once we locate sources and know how to format them, we still have to figure out how to integrate them smoothly into our writing. In this workshop, we will practice methods for incorporating reference material into our writing as effectively as possible.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 1:00am
Location: Register Online through WSIP Website

Registration opens for an individual workshop two weeks in advance of that workshop. 

Go to http://wsip.arizona.edu/workshop-series to view the WSIP Fall 2017 regular workshop schedule. All WSIP regular workshops will be held in the Geronimo Bldg., Room 216.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 10:00am
Location: Geronimo 216

In this workshop, we will experiment with revision strategies to improve organization and content of academic writing.

Monday, October 9, 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017 - 1:00am
Location: Register Online through WSIP Website

Registration opens for an individual workshop two weeks in advance of that workshop. 

Go to http://wsip.arizona.edu/workshop-series to view the WSIP Fall 2017 regular workshop schedule. All WSIP regular workshops will be held in the Geronimo Bldg., Room 216.

Monday, October 9, 2017 - 2:00pm
Location: Geronimo 216

This workshop will introduce useful strategies to  increase your academic vocabulary and use it effectively in your writing.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 1:00am
Location: Register Online through WSIP Website

Registration opens for an individual workshop two weeks in advance of that workshop. 

Go to http://wsip.arizona.edu/workshop-series to view the WSIP Fall 2017 regular workshop schedule. All WSIP regular workshops will be held in the Geronimo Bldg., Room 216.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 10:00am
Location: Geronimo 216

In this workshop, we will learn steps to take for writing strong, persuasive grant and research proposals.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:30pm
Location: Science-Engineering Library, Room 311

The purpose of the ABD-to-PhD workshop series is to provide writing support for ABD (all but dissertated) students, discuss shared concerns about the dissertation process, and introduce strategies to facilitate writing. In this graduate writing workshop for ABD students, we will explore ways to identify and fix common causes of sentence-level wordiness. Please bring a short sample of your writing (either hardcopy or on a laptop) with you to this workshop. 

Register at the following link: http://tinyurl.com/ABDWordinessReg. Space is limited.

Facilitated by the Writing Skills Improvement Program and the Think Tank Writing Specialist
Sponsored by the Graduate Center and the Graduate Professional Student Council

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 2:00pm
Location: Geronimo 216

In this workshop, we will learn and practice writing strategies to help you incorporate references and resources correctly and avoid plagiarism.

 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 10:00am
Location: Geronimo 216

This workshop will focus on identifying and correcting common grammatical mistakes in areas such as subject-verb agreement, apostrophe usage, and comma usage. Learn and practice strategies that can help you (re)see your writing with an editor’s eye.

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
Location: Geronimo 216

In this workshop, we will learn about various sentence structures and how to use them in academic writing. We will practice writing and editing texts to hone our skills in sentence development.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 10:00am
Location: Geronimo 216

This workshop will focus on enhancing clarity at the sentence level. Learn how to write more concise sentences by eliminating problems such as unclear pronoun references, awkward shifts in sentence construction, and wordiness.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 4:30pm
Location: Science-Engineering Library, Room 311

The purpose of the ABD-to-PhD workshop series is to provide writing support for ABD (all but dissertated) students, discuss shared concerns about the dissertation process, and introduce strategies to facilitate writing. In this graduate writing workshop for ABD students, we will focus on brainstorming and revision strategies to keep you writing, as well as goal-setting and scheduling techniques to keep you on track. You will learn about ways to generate and develop your ideas, work collaboratively with other writers, and set up a writing schedule that maintains your momentum. 

Register at the following link: http://tinyurl.com/ABDMomentumReg. Space is limited.

Facilitated by the Writing Skills Improvement Program and the Think Tank Writing Specialist
Sponsored by the Graduate Center and the Graduate Professional Student Council