Spring 2015 Reading Workshops

Most Fridays at 10:30 am 
in Burns Hall 1019

 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.


1/29          Hi Textbook: It's Nice to Meet You: Strategies for Reading College Textbooks


2/5           What's the What?! Determining the Topic and Main Idea of any Reading


2/12          KWL5WH: Cracking the Code of Reading Comprehension with Memorable Acronyms


2/19          Expanding Worlds through New Words: Keys to Building a Bigger Vocabulary


2/26          Notable Notations: How Annotations and Cornell Notes can transform the College Experience


3/4            Reading Between the Lines: Determining the Tone, Bias and Purpose of What You Read


3/11          Speed Reading Strategies‚Ķand When to Brake


3/18          Perceiving the Puzzle of Patterns: Quick Tricks to Help Determine Writing Patterns

4/1            Reading Literature Closely and How the Internet Can Help

4/8            Psych-Analysis: Reading in the Social Sciences

4/15          Literacy for the Whole Family: Generational Student Success



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