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Composition Workshops

Need help with a particular writing skill? Check out the FREE workshops! All workshops are held from 12:00-1:00pm on Fridays in Humanities 136 No Sign-Up Required

Date Topic
2/1 Using Canvas and other online resources for composition
2/8 Research strategies and avoiding unintentional plagiarism
2/15 Composing strong thesis statements and topic sentences
2/22 Mastering MLA documentation
3/1 Mastering APA documentation
3/8 Basic argument strategies (Toulmin & Classical methods)
3/15 Analyzing and creating visual arguments
3/29 Advanced argument strategies (Problem solving using common ground & Rogerian method)
4/5 Writing the literary analysis essay
4/12 Using proper punctuation (apostrophes, semicolons, commas, colons)
4/19 Identifying phrases and clauses
4/26 Recognizing common sentence errors
5/3 Preparing for finals: Tips for writing under pressure