Writing Center Workshops

The Writing Center offers a variety of workshops you can attend for free with topics ranging from grammar issues to reading tips and research papers. There's no need to sign up--just show up at the workshop you're interested in! Have a question about a particular workshop? Call our front desk at (760) 795-6861.

Spring 2018 Writing Center Workshops

"Getting Started" - Wednesday, February 14 from 1:00-1:30pm in OC 4612

Writer's block happens to the best of us, but did you know that there are strategies for overcoming the block and just getting started on that dreaded assignment? Attend this workshop to learn more!

"Research to Writing" - Tuesday, February 27 from 11:00am-12:00pm in OC 1201

Join the Library and the Writing Cener for a presentation and discussion of the research to writing process.

"Paragraph Development" - Wednesday, March 7 from 1:00-1:30pm in OC 4612

The best place to develop and expand an essay is usually the body paragraphs. In this workshop, the Writing Center will share tips and tricks for developing complete and well-developed body paragraphs.

"Reading Tips" - Wednesday, April 4 from 1:00-1:30pm in OC 4612

If you've ever found yourself wondering, "why do I keep forgetting what I read?" then this is the workshop for you! Join the Writing Center to improve your reading comprehension in just 30 minutes!

"Understanding and Avoiding Plagiarism" - Wednesday, May 9 from 1:00-1:30 in OC 4612

What does that mean? In this workshop, the Writing Center will demystify "plagiaism" and review ways to recognize and avoid it in your own writing, an important skill at this time of the semester!