Writing Center Workshop Series--Fall 2022

Monday, September 26, 2022

+ 8 dates

  • Wednesday, September 28, 2022
  • Thursday, September 29, 2022
  • Monday, October 3, 2022
  • Wednesday, October 5, 2022
  • Thursday, October 6, 2022
  • Monday, October 10, 2022
  • Tuesday, October 11, 2022
  • Wednesday, October 12, 2022

The SJSU Writing Center is offering writing workshops for the fall semester, from September through to December 2022. 


For the complete workshop list and Zoom registration links to book a space, visit--https://www.sjsu.edu/writingcenter/workshops-events/workshop-calendar.php


Our writing workshops are one-hour group seminars that focus on specific writing topics, which include:

  • Basic APA Style

  • Body Paragraphs

  • Common Grammar and Punctuation Errors

  • Cover Letters

  • Creating Easy-to-Read Sentences and Paragraphs

  • Deconstructing the Prompt

  • Emailing Netiquette: Academic and Professional Communication

  • Essay Prompts and Time Management

  • Graduate Writer Mindset

  • How to Write a Killer Introduction

  • Muscle Verbs for Good Writing

  • Paraphrasing

  • Personal Statements for Scholarships and Applications

  • PowerPoint Like a Pro

  • Recognizing the Parts of a Research Paper

  • Revising for Clarity: Subjects and Their Verbs

  • Scientific Abstracts

  • Selecting and Integrating Source Material

  • Sentence Variety and Rhythm

  • Transitions for Coherence

  • Trimming the Fat: Writing Concisely and Avoiding Wordiness

  • Un-Blurring Plagiarism and Paraphrasing


All our workshops are currently conducted virtually through Zoom. Once you have registered for a workshop, you will receive an automated confirmation with the Zoom link to join on the given date and time. You can also add the workshop to your calendar from the Zoom link.


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