We offer free workshops throughout each semester for all Concordia students, faculty, and staff. Workshops are held in the Writing Studio, located on the main floor of the library.
Fall 2019 Workshops
Transitioning to College Writing
Wednesday, September 11, 10:30-11:00 a.m.
Not sure what professors expect when it comes to writing at the college level? In this workshop, you'll learn the basics of developing academic arguments, writing with a scholarly voice, and interpreting college-level assignment prompts.
Wednesday, September 25, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Learn how to make the most of the "world's most accurate grammar checker" in this interactive workshop. Bring a laptop computer if you have one.
Building Better Paragraphs
Wednesday, October 16, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Add clarity and coherence to your writing by learning how to revise your paragraphs. Bring one recently written paragraph to revise during the workshop.
Writing Strong Thesis Statements
Wednesday, October 30, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Explore the characteristics of a strong thesis statement and learn how to write one. This workshop also touches on the conventions of academic argument in general. Bring an assignment prompt and/or a working thesis statement for a current writing project.
Cookies & Quotes: How to Integrate Research into Your Writing
Wednesday, November 13, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Learn to incorporate outside sources smoothly and effectively into your writing without losing your personal voice. Bring a draft of a work-in-progress to use during the workshop.
Johanna Saleska, Writing Program Assistant