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The Writing Center and library presents one-hour workshops on various writing topics. As a student, you will receive an attendance recognition stamp on your transcript by attending eight or more writing workshop sessions.

Contact lbach1@nwacc.edu or writingcenter@nwacc.edu with questions. 

Spring 2022 Workshop Schedule

The Writing Center presents one-hour online workshops on Wednesdays at 3:00 pm and Thursdays at 3:00 pm. Use this link to join Writing Center Workshop (Microsoft Teams Meeting). We also offer a weekly face-to-face session on the same topic on Friday mornings at 10:00 am in BH 1007. No preregistration is needed.

Date Topic / Title
Jan. 26, 27, 28 Responding to a Prompt and Outlining
Feb. 2, 3, 4 The Paragraph and the Writing Process
Feb. 9, 10, 11 Introductions and Conclusions
Feb. 16, 17, 18       Thesis Statements
Feb. 23, 24, 25 MLA Format & Citations
Mar. 2, 3, 4 Paraphrasing & Integrating Quotes (MLA)
Mar. 9, 10, 11 Sentence Parts & Prepositions
Mar. 16, 17, 18        Types of Sentences & Conjunctions
Mar. 21–25 Spring Break. No Workshops
Mar. 30, 31, Apr. 1 Fragments, Run-Ons & Comma Splices
Apr. 6, 7, 8 Punctuation
Apr. 13, 14, 15 Verbs, Parallel Structure, and Voice
Apr. 20, 21, 22 Capitalization, Titles, Nouns, and Pronouns
Apr. 27, 29 Revision & Editing (Including Homonyms)

Students who complete eight or more workshops will receive a recognition stamp on their transcripts.

The Academic Literacy Workshops are coordinated by the NWACC Library in partnership with the Writing Center and Title III and held on Thursdays at 4:00 PM and Fridays at 11:00 AM online.

Register for the online Academic Literacy Workshops through the library website. 

Thursday at 4pm Friday at 11am Topic / Title
Jan. 27 Jan. 28 Coping with Math Anxiety
Feb. 3 Feb. 4 College Success Hacks
Feb. 10 Feb. 11 Plagiarism 101
Feb. 17 Feb. 18 Introduction to Library Research
Feb. 24 Feb. 25 Service Learning Library Seminar
Mar. 3 Mar. 4 Coping with Test Anxiety
Mar. 10 Mar. 11 MLA Citation
Mar. 31 Apr. 1 APA Citation
Apr. 7 Apr 8 Chicago Style Citation
Apr. 14 Apr. 15 From PowerPoint to Presentation: Tips and Tricks
Apr. 21 Apr. 22 Misinformation: Stop the Spread