This series will address structural issues that all writers must consider. We will review Standard American Written English language rules and preferences in addition to common error patterns. We will also practice ways to increase sentence fluency and fluidity and to build academic vocabulary. This series is appropriate for English language learners as well as all writers who want to strengthen their use of grammar and style. Click on specific workshop title for a description of that workshop.
Regular Writing Workshops Fall 2017
Regular writing workshops cover all aspects of college writing and are free and open to the entire UA and local Tucson communities. Online registration is required; registration for an individual workshop opens two weeks before that workshop.
Mondays, 2:00pm - 2:50pm
Wednesdays 10:00am - 10:50am
Geronimo Building, Room 216 (800 E. University Blvd., SE corner University Blvd. and Euclid Ave.)
If you register for a workshop, you are expected to attend. If you need to cancel your registration, please contact our office at (520) 621-5849 or email@example.com. If you are absent without prior cancellation, you will not be permitted to attend these workshops for at least two weeks.
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This series of workshops will explore fundamentals of the writing process, from organization to sentence structure and grammar. We will also introduce effective peer review techniques and learn strategies for quick and productive proofreading.
|September 6, 2017 - 10:00am||Getting Started: Brainstorming Past the Empty Page|
|September 20, 2017 - 10:00am||Nonevaluative Peer Feedback Strategies for Teachers and Writers|
|October 4, 2017 - 10:00am||Improving Organization and Content||Register Now|
|October 18, 2017 - 10:00am||Proofreading Thoroughly|
This series will focus on some of the important basics of analytical and documented research writing.
This series will review common aspects of the research process, including basic online search skills, strategies for source organization and integration, and standard citation essentials.
|September 13, 2017 - 10:00am||Reviewing the Research Process|
|September 27, 2017 - 10:00am||Generating Research Questions and Key Terms||Register Now|
|October 11, 2017 - 10:00am||Writing Effective Grant and Research Proposals|
|October 25, 2017 - 10:00am||Improving Style and Grammar|
Location of Fall 2017 WSIP Regular Workshops
800 E. University Blvd.
NE Corner University Blvd. and Euclid Ave.