Writing Center Workshops

The English Department offers workshops every semester on various writing topics including; Introductions and Conclusions, Thesis Statements and Topic Sentences, and Effective Reading Strategies. All workshops take place in the Writing Center and include 15 minutes of instruction, followed by Peer Tutoring.

All 30–minute workshops take place in the WVC Writing Center on a drop–in basis. For more information, please contact us at 408-741-2602

The Writing Center is closed during the Winter Session and will re-open on February 1, 2016

Effective Reading Strategies

Wednesday, September 23 1:15 PM
Wednesday, October 7 2:15 PM
Wednesday, October 21 2:15 PM

Paraphrasing and Summarizing

Wednesday, September 30 1:15 PM
Wednesday, October 14 2:15 PM

Introductions and Conclusions

Monday, September 21 11:00 AM
Tuesday, September 29 4:30 PM
Monday, October 5 11:00 AM

Thesis Statements and Topic Sentences

Tuesday, September 22 4:30 PM
Wednesday, September 30 11:15 AM
Wednesday, October 14 12:00 PM
Wednesday, November 4 11:15 AM

Sentence Combining

Wednesday, October 28 2:15 PM

When, Where, How and Why to Cite

Thursday, September 24 12:00 PM
Monday,September 28 11:00 AM
Tuesday, October 6 12:00 PM
Monday, October 12 11:00 AM

MLA Format and Source Integration

Monday, October 19 12:15 PM
Wednesday, October 28 4:30 PM
Thursday, November 5 2:30 PM
Monday, November 16 12:15 PM
Monday, November 30 12:15 PM

APA Format

Thursday, October 22 12:00 PM
Thursday, October 29 11:15 AM

UC/Transfer Essays

Monday, November 2 12:15 PM
Thursday, November 12 3:00 PM
Wednesday, November 18 4:30 PM
Thursday, November 19 2:30 PM
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