Writing Center Workshops | NorthWest Arkansas Community College

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Workshop Schedule


The Writing Center presents one-hour workshops on various writing topics.  Students will receive an attendance recognition stamp on their transcripts by attending eight or more writing workshop sessions.  

The Writing Center presents one-hour workshops on Wednesdays at 3:00, Thursdays at 3:00, and Fridays at 9:30 am, all in BH 1007.

9/4, 9/5, 9/6 Writing Effective Paragraphs/Topic Sentences
9/11, 9/12, 9/13 Thesis Statements
9/18, 9/19, 9/20 Introductory and Concluding Paragraphs
9/25, 9/26, 9/27 Understanding the Sentence: Subjects, Verbs, and Phrases
10/2, 10/3, 10/4 Simple, Compound, and Complex Sentences
10/9, 10/10, 10/11 Avoiding Fragments, Comma Splices, and Run-on Sentences
10/16, 10/17, 10/18 Paraphrasing and Integrating Quotes
10/23, 10/24, 10/25 Comma Usage
10/30, 10/31, 11/1 Colons and Semicolons
11/6, 11/7, 11/8 Verb Agreement, Tense, and Voice
11/13, 11/14, 11/15 MLA Citations
11/20, 11/21, 11/22 Capitalization/Titles
12/4, 12/5, 12/6 Homonyms/Commonly Confused Words

 

 

 

 

9/6 Getting started with PowerPoint: A Beginner’s Guide
9/13 Microsoft Word Hacks for MLA Style Papers: MLA Formatting Made EZ
9/20 Microsoft Word Hacks for APA Style Papers: APA Formatting Made EZ
10/4 Research Skills and Credible Sources: Finding the Good Stuff
10/25 MLA Works Cited: Do It Easy, Do It Right!
11/1 APA Reference List: Do It Easy, Do It Right!       

 

 

Students will receive an attendance recognition stamp on their transcripts by attending eight or more writing workshop sessions. Upon request, this information is available digitally. 

Copies of workshop materials are available at the Writing Center website. Please contact Lorraine Bach at lbach1@nwacc.edu with questions.