Writing Center Workshops

Fall 2014 Schedule

Undergraduate Research Grant Proposal Workshop

Description: The Purdue University Calumet Writing Center in collaboration with the Student Research Office will hold a workshop for students who are submitting proposals for an Undergraduate Research Grant. Bring your proposal draft to take part in this exciting opportunity designed to help you produce your best written work.

Date: Thursday September 18th
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Classroom Office Building (CLO), Room 263.

Understanding MLA Formatting

Description: This workshop explains how to properly and effectively use MLA formatting for academic assignments. Attendees will learn how to format their assignments with ease while picking up helpful organizational tips and skills. Come see what MLA is all about! 

Dates, Times, Location:

  • Wednesday September 17th , 12:30 pm. – 2:00 p.m. Classroom Office Building (CLO), Room 263
  • Thursday October 23rd , 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Classroom Office Building (CLO), Room 263
  • Wednesday November 19th , 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Classroom Office Building (CLO), Room 263

Understanding APA Formatting     

Description: This workshop delves into the detailed world of APA formatting. Come learn how to properly create academic assignments for the fields of Nursing, Psychology, Economics, Business, and more.

Dates, Times, Location:

  • Tuesday September 23rd , 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.  Classroom Office Building (CLO), Room 263
  • Wednesday October 22nd , 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Classroom Office Building (CLO), Room 263
  • Wednesday November 12th , 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.  Classroom Office Building (CLO), Room 263

Make Microsoft Word & Google Docs Work For You!

Description: Ever wonder what more you can do with Microsoft Word or Google Docs? Wonder no more. This workshop will show you the many tips and tricks for getting the most out of these programs. 

Dates, Times, Location:

  • Wednesday October 1st , 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Classroom Office Building (CLO), Room 263
  • Thursday October 16th , 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Classroom Office Building (CLO), Room 263
  • Tuesday November 18th , 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.  Classroom Office Building (CLO), Room 263

Thinking of Graduate School?

Description: This informative workshop will teach you how to effectively write a Statement of Purpose and other materials needed for graduate school applications.

Date: Wednesday October 15th
Time: 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Classroom Office Building (CLO), Room 263