News Archive (2018)
January 17, 2018
Hard to find time to sit down and write? Looking for inspiration? Looking for support to publish?
Come to a Creative Writing Workshop Jan. 17 or 18. Whether you come with work in progress or simply ready to start something new, we'll provide prompts for inspiration and revision, space to write,...
Writing Scholarship Essays & Tips for Applying for Outside Scholarships - Wed., Jan. 24, 11:30-12:15 p.m., Wilden 106January 16, 2018
Please join this workshop sponsored by the Writing Center and Financial Aid to find out about how to find and apply for outside scholarship. Join us in Wilden 106. RSVP here to save your spot.
January 15, 2018
An introduction to Zotero to organize sources and automatically format citations and bibliographies in APA, Chicago, or MLA. Please bring your laptops. RSVP here to save your spot.
January 14, 2018
This hands-on session offers an overview of Mendeley to organize sources and automatically format citations and bibliographies in APA, Chicago, or MLA. The workshop will be held on Monday, January 29th from 4:50 to 5:30pm in Segerstrom Room 154. Attendees are encouraged to bring their laptops. RSVP to reserve your...
Workshop: Overview of Verbs - Nicole Dow; Wed., Jan. 31, 12:15-1:00 p.m. - East Campus Writing CenterJanuary 13, 2018
Do you struggle with grammar and sentence structure? If so, there's a good chance VERBS are giving you trouble! Come to the Writing Center for an overview (or review) of the basics of verbs, and let's work out some problems together. Be sure to bring some of your own writing...
January 12, 2018
This workshop will cover tips for overcoming the anxiety of a blank page and making progress on writing projects. Get the most out of this session by bringing in an assignment, thesis, or dissertation to work on in class. Join us in Ronald 139. RSVP here to save your spot.
January 11, 2018
This workshop covers the basics of the Chicago documentation style. Chicago is often used in political science and business courses, as well as in other fields. RSVP here to save your spot.
January 10, 2018
This workshop covers basic Microsoft Word tools to help you locate revision opportunities in your own writing. Seating is limited, please bring your computers in order to follow along. RSVP here to save your spot. Join us in the Sakioka Lab.
January 9, 2018
Writing Center Consultant Emily Goulding will teach grant writing workshops for APU graduate students and alums. Grant writing is extremely useful for working in academia and non-profits.
This technical workshop will teach graduate students and alums how to “think like a grantwriter,” framing goals, objectives, metrics, and budget numbers in a cohesive, compelling...
January 8, 2018
The Director & Assistant Director offer tips for productive writing during snippets of time in the midst busy schedules. Join us in the East Campus Writing Center. RSVP here to save your spot.
Fulbright Application Workshop: Demystifying the Personal Statement - Wed., Mar. 28, 5:00-5:45 p.m. - Wynn 11January 7, 2018
Come to this Fulbright application workshop to look at previously successful personal statements to learn how to write a successful personal statement of your own. RSVP here to save your spot.
Fulbright Application Workshop: Demystifying the Research & ETA Grant Purpose Statement - Wed., Apr. 4, 5:00-5:45 p.m. - Wynn 11January 6, 2018
Come to this workshop to learn from previously successful research & ETA statements to learn how to write successful statements of your own. RSVP here to save your spot.
January 5, 2018
Learn how to accurately summarize, appropriately integrate, and avoid plagiarism. Join us in Wilden 230. RSVP here to save your spot.
January 4, 2018
Got writer's block? Come to a Write-in/Long Night Against Procrastination to make some headway on your final papers. We will provide a distraction-free environment to write, some snacks to keep you going, and writing coaches to help you get those final projects done. Wednesday, April 25, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight., Wilden 119