Fall 2016
Come by Burns Hall 1016
to sign up for an appointment.


Contact Us
Jennifer Wheetley Cook jcook@nwacc.edu 


Fall 2016 Reading Workshops

Meet most Fridays at 10:30 am in Burns Hall 1019
Please join us!

Date Topic
September 2Hi Textbook: It's Nice to Meet You: Strategies for Reading College Textbooks
September 9What's the What?! Determining the Topic and Main Idea of any Reading
September 16KWL5WH: Cracking the Code of Reading Comprehension with Memorable Acronyms
September 23Expanding Worlds through New Words: Keys to Building a Bigger Vocabulary
September 30Notable Notations: How Annotations and Cornell Notes can transform the College Experience
October 7Reading Between the Lines: Determining the Tone, Bias and Purpose of What You Read
October 14Speed Reading Strategies…and When to Brake
October 21Perceiving the Puzzle of Patterns: Quick Tricks to Help Determine Writing Patterns
October 28Reading Literature Closely and How the Internet Can Help
November 4Psych-Analysis: Reading in the Social Sciences
November 11Literacy for the Whole Family: Generational Student Success



Students who attend eight or more sessions of the reading skills, basic skills, or academic writing skills workshops will receive a recognition stamp of attendance on their transcripts. The eight or more workshops must be within the same workshop group.



For more information, questions, or to comment on this website, please contact 
Jennifer Wheetley Cook, Academic Literacy Center Director.