Students at all levels, in all programs, and in all formats can make writing center appointments at
The NSU Write from the Start Writing and Communication Center offers workshops for students and faculty designed to improve their writing and introduce them to innovative pedagogies and technologies. This winter, workshops are being held on Wednesdays starting in mid-January.
Descriptions of workshops and registration links are in the dropdowns below. Your department, employee, or student group can also request a custom workshop to meet your specific needs.
You might also be interested in our WCC Weekly Write-Ins, where faculty, graduate, and professional students can come together this fall for dedicated time to focus on writing your dissertation, research, grants, or other projects. This writing group will meet on Mondays (starting January 14th) from 6-8 pm in the WCC (Alvin Sherman LIbrary, 430), and online via GoToMeeting.
Perfect your writing! Join other graduate and professional students this fall on Wednesdays from 12-1 pm in-person in the WCC (Rm. 430 in the Alvin Sherman Library) or online via GoToTraining.
If you want to attend in-person or virtually using GoToTraining, simply click the link next to the session description below and enter your information. (Once registered, you will receive reminders and an email with the link to login to the session.)
*BYOD! The WCC encourages all visitors to bring their laptops, tablets, or mobile devices with them to use during workshops.
Stay Organized | Wednesday, February 6, WCCKeep track of your research with high and low-tech resources and tips for organizing sources throughout the writing process. Register to attend this workshop in-person or virtually via GoToTraining.
Perfect Your Lit Review | Wednesday, February 20, WCCUnderstand the importance of a literature review and learn tips for reading, summarizing, and synthesizing sources in your writing. Register to attend this workshop in-person or virtually via GoToTraining.
Excel at APA | Wednesday, March 20, WCCFormat your research with ease with a basic APA overview & answers to your biggest APA questions. Register to attend this workshop in-person or virtually via GoToTraining.
Finetune your Writing | Wednesday, April 10, WCC Improve the clarity of your writing with editing and proofreading tips to use on your own and others’ work. Register to attend this workshop in-person or virtually via GoToTraining.
Join us this winter on Wednesdays from 12-1 pm in the WCC (Rm. 430 in the Alvin Sherman Library) or online via GoToTraining for workshops designed to meet the needs of faculty interested in expanding or improving the use of writing in their classes to help students learn more effectively
Whether you want to attend virtually or in-person, simply click the link next to the session description below and enter your information. (Once registered, you will receive reminders and an email with the link to login to the session, as well as access to follow-up materials and an online survey following the workshop.)
We would be happy to develop a custom workshop or run a past workshop just for your department or college. If you have any questions about WCC faculty workshops, contact Dr. Eric Mason at email@example.com.
Assigning and Assessing Oral Presentations: Powerpoint and Beyond | Wednesday, April 3, 12-1 p.m., WCC - Explore how to assign oral presentations that allow for innovative formats students can use to present their work in and out of class while making assessment effective and efficient. Register to attend this workshop in-person or virtually via GoToTraining.
The Writing and Communication Center can create customized writing workshops for department and programs, as well as for student, faculty and employee groups on campus. If you are interested in such a workshop, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information:
We will get back to you to develop a plan and identify a time for the workshop you requested.
Recordings or online versions of the following workshops are available below: