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Workshop Schedule

Spring 2017 workshop dates. These dates/times are subject to change, so check back frequently.

For descriptions of our workshops click here.


Workshops
Open to all students & faculty/staff unless otherwise noted.


 Date
&
Location
 Topic
 Monday
January 30th

RLL 101
12:00-12:50     Verb Tense Review I
1:00-1:50         Essays: The Basics

2:00-2:50         Grammar Refresher I

3:00-3:50         Grammar Refresher II

4:00-4:50         Punctuation!

Tuesday
January 31st

RLL 101
12:00-12:50     Intros, Hooks, & Thesis Statements
1:00-1:50         Topic Sentences, Paragraphs,
                       & Conclusions
2:00-2:50        Grammar for Multi-Lingual Writers I
3:00-3:50        Verb Tense Review II
4:00-4:50        MLA vs. APA
Monday
February 13th

RLL 101
12:00-12:50    Writing about Literature
1:00-2:10        Grammar for Multi-Lingual Writers
2:30-3:20        Quoting, Paraphrasing & Summarizing
3:30-4:50        Top Ten Grammar Mistakes
Tuesday
February 14th
RLL 101
12:00-12:50    Chicago Manual of Style
1:00-1:50        APA Style
2:00-2:50        MLA Style
3:00-3:50        Writing Timed Essays
                     (for Multi-Lingual Writers)
4:00-4:50        Avoiding Plagiarism
Monday
March 6th
&
Thursday
March 9th

RLL 101
12:00pm - 12:50pm
Understanding Writing Assignments

 
Open to writers enrolled in ENG 101E/F, ENG 101, ENG 102, ENG 113, and ENG 114
Wednesday
March 22nd

RLL 101
12:30-1:20     Strategies for Tracking Sources &                                 Organizing As You Write
1:30-2:20       AP Style
2:30-3:20       Top Ten Grammar Mistakes
3:30-4:20       Writing Effective Arguments
Thursday
March 23rd

RLL 101
12:00-12:50   Writing Timed Essays
1:00-1:50       MLA vs. APA
2:00-2:50       Grammar Refresher I
3:00-3:50       Grammar Refresher II
4:00-4:50       Writing about Literature
Monday
April 3rd

RLL 101
12:00-12:50   Quoting Paraphrasing & Summarizing
1:00-1:50       Chicago Manual of Style
2:00-2:50       Intros, Hooks, & Thesis Statements
3:00-3:50       Topic Sentences, Paragraphs, &                                                     Conclusions
4:00-4:50       Writing to Analyze
Thursday
April 6th

RLL 101
12:00-12:50   Writing a Research Paper
1:00-1:50       Writing Effective Arguments
2:00-2:50       Writing with Style I
3:00-3:50       Writing with Style II
4:00-4:50       Punctuation! & Capitalization
 Monday
April 17th
Lied Library
Amargosa Room


3:00pm-7:00pm

ENG 102 & ENG 114 Write-In
 Tuesday
April 18th
Lied Library
Amargosa Room
 
8:00am-12:00pm
ENG 102 & ENG 114 Write-In
Wednesday
April 19th

RLL 101
12:30-1:20     Avoiding Plagiarism
1:30-2:20       APA Style
2:30-3:20       MLA Style
3:30-4:20       Strategies for Revising, Editing, &                                                 Proofreading
Thursday
April 20th

RLL 101
12:00-1:20     Grammar Refresher for Multi Lingual Writers II
1:30-2:20       Writing about Literature
2:30-3:20       Quoting, Paraphrasing, & Summarizing
                    (for Multi-Lingual Writers)
3:30-4:20       Writing a Research Paper
Graduate Workshops
Open to graduate students, PhD students, and faculty/staff.

 Date
&
Location
 Topic
Friday, January 20th
10:00am to 12:00pm
RLL 101
Writing as You Read: Strategies for Deepening Understanding , Avoiding Plagiarism, and Writing More Efficiently
Friday, February 3rd
10:00am to 12:00pm
RLL 101    
   
Forming & Using Writing Groups
 Friday, February 10th
12:00pm to 2:00pm
RLL 101

The Ethics of Publishing and Ask an Editor
NSHE Office of Sponsored Program Workshop #1
Click here for a description of this workshop series.
Pre-registration is required

Friday, February 17th
10:00am to 12:00pm
RLL 101
Using In-Class Writing for Formative Assessment - Without Losing Instructional Time
 Friday, February 17th
12:00pm to 2:00pm
RLL 101
Finding the Right Journal for Your Work
NSHE Office of Sponsored Programs Workshop #2
Click here for a description of this workshop series.
Pre-registration is required
 Friday, February 24th
12:00pm to 2:00pm
RLL 101
Revising for Publication
NSHE Office of Sponsored Programs Workshop #3
Click here for a description of this workshop series.

Pre-registration is required

 Friday, March 3rd
10:00am to 12:00pm
RLL 101

 Preparing to Write a Thesis or Dissertation
 Friday, March 3rd
12:00pm to 2:00pm
RLL 101
Editing and Proofreading for Publication
NSHE Office of Sponsored Programs Workshop #4
Click here for a description of this workshop series.
Pre-registration is required

Monday, March 6th
3:00pm to 6:00pm
RLL 101
 Graduate Open Writing Lab
Open to those who attended all NSHE Office of Sponsored Programs Workshops

Pre-registration is required

Friday, March 17th
10:00am to 12:00pm
RLL 101
Avoiding Plagiarism and Advanced Paraphrasing for Graduate Students
 Friday, March 17th
12:00pm to 2:00pm
Lied Library Amargosa Room

 UNLV Writes!

Friday, March 31st
10:00am to 12:00pm
FDH 240

Strategies for Efficiently Composing Long Documents
 Friday, April 21st
10:00am to 12:00pm
RLL 101
 Strategies for Effectively Revising Long Documents
 Friday, April 28th
10:00am to 12:00pm
FDH 240
 Strategies for Thoroughly Editing and Proofreading Long Documents

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