English 1A After-Hours Weekly Workshops: Wednesday and Thursday, 10 am, 12 pm, 3 pm and in the Writing Center.
After-Hours Weekly Topics:
Week 1: Jan. 16 & 17 The Writing Process and Reading Strategies
Week 2: Jan. 23 & 24 Thesis
Week 3: Jan. 30 & 31 Run-ons: Comma Splices and Semicolons
Week 4: Feb. 6 & 7 Essay Structure and Paragraphs
Week 5: Feb. 13 & 14 Fragments
Week 6: Feb. 20 & 21 Audience and Purpose
Week 7: Feb. 27 & 28 Commas
Week 8: March 6 & 7 Academic Language
Week 9: March 13 & 14 Using Sources
Week 10: March 20 & 21 Research Papers
Week 11: April 3 & 4 MLA Format
WEEKLY ESL WORKSHOPS:
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, 10-11 AM, LLR 318
TUESDAYS, 12:15-1 PM, HSS 202
THURSDAYS, 9-10, HSS 202
THURSDAYS, 12:30-1:30, HSS 202
Letter Writing For First Responders and Borderline Families: You can come in to write a letter until the end of the semester! We have supplies and will deliver them for you!
Dia De Los Muertos Poetry Workshop: Oct. 25 from 4-6 pm
A Shakespeare celebration: Comedy of Errors
Special Guests TBA
Thursday, March 1, 3-5 pm
Come ready to learn how to enjoy the twists and turns of Shakespearian drama: missing twins, enchanted cities, and more!
"Small cheer and great welcome makes a merry feast."
Reading & Note Taking Workshop: 2/16/17 & 2/21/17 @1:30-2:30pm
Poetry Write: Tues. 4/8/17@11:30am-1pm
Letter Writing Party, Post-Election: 11/10/16@1-3pm
The Writing Center will help you review those important student success skills, such as reading and test taking strategies, as well as punctuation and sentence structure. We also offer guidance for their personal statements for transfer applications and scholarship essays.
Students are welcome to make an appointment with a tutor to work on any of these issues.
Coming Fall 2018: Common Application, Personal Statement , UC Transfer Personal Insight Questions: Workshop Series
Common Application Personal Statement / UC Transfer Personal Insight Questions: Expectations and Brainstorming
- Pick up the new worksheet for UC Personal Insight questions
- Make an appointment with a tutor to start brainstorming and outlining your questions
Common Application Personal Statement / UC Transfer Personal Insight Questions: Developing and Revising
Common Application Personal Statement / UC Transfer Personal Insight Questions: Drop-in Consultations